Within a year of joining the fashion house Brioni, its creative director Nina-Maria Nitsche has left the business, reports WWD quoting a statement from the company. Nitsche had joined Brioni on June 15, 2017, stepping into the position vacated by Justine O'Shea. Prior to Brioni, Nitsche was associated […]

Iconix Brand Group, Inc. has announced that it entered into a cooperation agreement with Sports Direct International plc, pursuant to which Sports Direct has the right to appoint two members of the company's board. The company added that Justin Barnes, of IBSL Consultancy Limited, has been appointed […]

HanesBrands has appointed Geralyn R. Breig to the company’s board of directors. With the appointment of Breig, whose term runs until the 2019 annual meeting of stockholders, the company said, Hanes board now has 11 members. The company added that she will serve on the board’s audit committee. “Geralyn’s […]

Harvey Nichols has roped in Laura Larbalestier as Group Style Buying Director, who will join the business with effect from August 13, 2018. The company said, Larbalestier will be responsible for womenswear, menswear and accessories buying across the business, reporting into Daniela Rinaldi, Co-Chief […]

Mark Sebba, Net-a-Porter’s former CEO, has died from a heart attack. He passed away on Monday at his home in Crete, Greece. “I am shocked, grieving and heartbroken at the sudden loss of my friend Mark Sebba -- mentor, father-figure and partner in building the Net-a-Porter Group”, said Natalie Massenet, […]

Lululemon Athletica Inc. has appointed Calvin McDonald to serve as Chief Executive Officer, effective August 20, 2018. The company said, for the past five years, McDonald served as president and CEO of Americas for Sephora, within the LVMH family of global luxury brands. On joining the company, he will […]

Lee Jeans has announced that Michael Kampe is joining the heritage denim label as its new Creative Director. The company said in a statement, graduating with distinction from The Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp, Kampe brings with him a wealth of denim experience from previous roles at Diesel, Scotch […]

Moda Operandi, the online retailer which allows for consumers to preorder outfits straight from the runway, has announced the appointment of Ganesh Srivats to the role of CEO, effective August 1. Srivats will be succeeding Deborah Nicodemus, who occupied the post of Moda Operandi’s CEO for five years, […]

The fashion firm Bimba y Lola has appointed ex-Esprit and Inditex executive José Manuel Martínez as the company’s new CEO, who will lead the new strategic plan 2018-2022, reports Spanish newspaper La Vanguardia. The strategy includes maintaining the brand’s growth momentum while expanding its international […]

Nike Inc. has announced the appointment of Cathleen Benko to its board of directors. Benko, the company said, is Vice Chairman and Managing Principal of Deloitte LLP. “Cathy’s proven leadership in advising the world’s most influential technology companies will be a tremendous benefit to Nike’s digital […]