Chinese investor and philanthropist Wendy Yu, on behalf of her Hong Kong-based company, Yu Holdings, has created an endowment in perpetuity for the position of the Wendy Yu Curator in Charge of The Costume Institute.
Movado has appointed two executives to lead digital and social media, and also form a new Digital Center of Excellence. Behzad Soltani is new chief digital officer and Michelle Barna-Stern is the new VP of social media.
The Hugo Boss supervisory board decided at a meeting on Wednesday to extend the contract of CEO Mark Langer for a further three years. He will continue to serve as CEO of the German brand until December 2021.
One of the biggest jobs in UK fashion has gone to… a top executive from the gambling sector. Shop Direct has named Henry Birch to run the group. He's currently CEO of Rank Group and won't join Shop Direct immediately.
VF Corporation has announced the appointment of Velia Carboni to the new position of Chief Digital Officer. Carboni will serve on the company's executive team and report to Chairman, President and CEO, Steve Rendle.
It’s all-change at Jigsaw as the group sees the immediate departure of CEO Peter Ruis after four-and-a-half years at the helm and reports suggest the firm will announce a new investor in the next few days.
The Italian eyewear company announced the appointment of Riccardo Cadorin as senior vice president of optical sales at its US subsidiary on Wednesday. The sales veteran has two decades of experience in the industry.