To succeed Brian Grevy, who is leaving for Adidas, Gant has tapped Patrik Söderström, who has been in charge of commercial operations at the menswear label since 2016, and will start in his new role on February 1.
Just a week after it announced its new Clothing & Home chief, retail giant M&S has made another lynchpin hire with the creative director of Arcadia Group Retail, Anthony Cassidy, becoming head of brand creative.
A year and a half after taking charge of the ready-to-wear label owned by Italian fashion group OTB, CEO Stefano Biondo has left. He will be replaced by Barbara Calò, Marni’s global omni-channel retail director.
The Japanese sportswear group has a new EMEA CEO. Unbehaun, former general manager of Haglöfs, has taken over from Alistair Cameron, who had been in charge of Asics’s business in the region for over 10 years.
Rinaldi became co-chief operating officer of the luxury retail group alongside Manju Malhotra in 2017. Malhotra will remain in her role, working alongside the management board to ensure the group continues to thrive.
British retailer Arcadia Group will name the former head of De Vere hotel and leisure group Andrew Coppel as the chairman, Sky News reported on Wednesday. He will replace Jamie Drummond Smith on Thursday.