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 […]

Secoo Holdings Limited has announced the appointment of Federica Marchionni as Secoo International chief executive officer and chief strategy officer of Secoo Group, reporting directly to Richard Li, chairman and CEO of Secoo Group. Marchionni will be tasked with further strengthening the positioning […]

Pitti Immagine has announced that it has signed an artistic consultancy agreement with Olivier Saillard, to handle the conception and planning of cultural and promotional events linked to the corporate and to the fairs that the company organizes in Florence. Saillard, the company said, was fashion historian, […]

Bimba y Lola lose CEO Nicolás Corral has decided to leave the business after serving the company for six years, reports Modaes. The development takes place around the time when Bimba Y Lola is in the final stages of closing its sale to the British venture capital firm Permira. Corral, according to Spanish […]

As part of its “Performance Programme” for sustainable profitable growth, Gerry Weber International AG has reorganised its Gerry Weber SBU (Strategic Business Unit), which will now run as a category management organisation. The company said, starting September 2018, the Gerry Weber SBU will be led by […]

Erick Haskell has been appointed the new president of Allbirds’ international division. Headquartered in San Francisco, Allbirds makes footwear using sustainable materials such as merino wool and tencel, a patented tree fiber the company says requires 95 percent less water to produce. Haskell is set […]

Iris Peitzmeier is the new Managing Director of the Amsterdam Style Academy, the fashion school in the heart of the Dutch capital. She will be overseeing all academic and business aspects of the school. Born in Germany, Peitzmeier is a true globetrotter: her CV includes experiences in Dubai, Malaysia, […]