Kate Spade & Company has announced the nomination of Jan Singer for election to the company's board of directors. Singer will stand for election at the company's 2015 Annual Meeting of stockholders. The company also announced that Bernard W. Aronson and Kay Koplovitz will not be standing for reelection […]

UPDATE Following news blasts from earlier this week that Mulberry was close to naming a new chief executive officer, the luxury label decided to step forward this morning and announced the appointment of Thierry Andreatta as CEO, effective from 7 April, 2015. Currently working for Mulberry's as an independent […]

Designer label Anya Hindmarch has tapped Helen Wright to succeed James McArthur as chief executive officer, who will leave his position after a four year tenure. Wright is set to join the team in May, following McArthur departure, although he remains a shareholder and will keep close connections with […]

Luxury heritage label Burberry has announced the appointment of Fabiola Arredondo as a non-executive director and member of the Audit, the Remuneration and Nomination committees, effective from March 10, 2015. "We are delighted to welcome Fabiola to the Board," commented Sir John Peace, Chairman at […]

Sportswear brand Puma has named Nina Graf-Vlachy head of global strategy, following a reshuffle of its global strategy management team. Graf-Vlachy, who joined Puma in 2013, replaces Arne Freundt, who has been leading the sportswear brand’s global strategy and repositioning since July 2011. Freundt […]

Plus-size online retailer Navabi has appointed former head of global fashion at eBay, Miriam Lahage, as its chief merchant. Lahage first began working with the Germany-based fashion etailer back in May, 2014 as a strategic advisor and in her new role she will establish Navabi's premium branded proposal […]

Marks & Spencer Group (M&S) has confirmed that further to the announcement in August 2014, Jan du Plessis, Senior Independent Director, will step down from the board on March 4, 2015, having served on the it since 2008. Vindi Banga, Chairman of the remuneration committee, and Non-Executive Director […]

British fashion house and womenswear retailer Jacques Vert Group has reshuffled its management team, which led to the exit of not one, but two directors. Mike Halliday, who has been with the group for 26 years left his role as merchandising director last week, according to Drapers, whilst Sarah Morris […]

Supermarket giant Tesco has announced that Byron Grote will be joining its board as a non-executive director. Grote, a former chief financial officer of BP, will take up his new role on May 1, and Tesco hopes that he will bring his “extensive executive and non-executive financial and strategic experience” […]

The British Style Council (BFC) has announced the appointment of Hu Bing as its first International Ambassador for London Collections: Men (LCM). In his new role, Bing will be working closely alongside the BFC's menswear committee, which consists of industry members such as David Gandy, Christopher […]

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