Emerging markets fashion e-commerce company, Global Fashion Group, has named Romain Voog as its new chief executive officer and Nils Chrestin as chief financial officer, following the completion of a further funding round. Voog, who joins from Amazon where he was most recently the company’s president […]

British leading department store group House of Fraser (HOF) has announced the appointment of Uday Kotla to the new role of chief information officer, effective from 20 April 2015. In his new role, Kotla will be responsible for the continuation of development for technological led solutions across the […]

Former Michael Kors global creative director Andrea Linett has been named as board advisor at London-based social shopping site Styloko. Linett, who was also previously fashion creative director at eBay and founding creative director of Lucky, has been brought on to the e-commerce business to help “strength […]

Michael Kors has named Hanjoon (Michael) Kim as President of Korea, a newly created position. He will report to Stephane Lafay, the company’s President of Asia. Kim’s appointment, effective April 13, 2015, follows the company’s recent assumption of direct control of the Michael Kors business in South […]

The British Council of Shopping Centres, the voice of the retail property industry, has appointed John Coyne as its new chief executive. Coyne, currently interim managing director of Improving Health Limited a GP Federation in London, replaces Michael Green, who left in October 2014 after 11 years to […]

Crocs has brought Ian Bickley, President of Coach International Group, to its board of directors. The company also announced that its longest-standing director, Ray Croghan, is retiring from the company's board. Bickley brings more than 25 years of global retail and brand building experience to Crocs' […]

Connie Rishwain, President of UGG and Fashion and Lifestyle Brands has decided to step down in order to spend more time with her family and pursue other interests. "It has been an amazing 20 years at Deckers and I'm so appreciative of having the chance to work with many of the brightest people in the […]

The Board of Asos has appointed Helen Ashton to the role of Group Chief Financial Officer and on the main board of the company. Ashton will take charge of her roles on September 1, 2015 and succeed Nick Beighton, who is now Group Chief Operating Officer. She has held a wide variety of senior management […]

Stuart Weitzman has named Alyssa Mishcon as president of global retail, as the luxury footwear label looks to continue to accelerate its domestic and international growth. Mishcon brings with her more than 15 years experience in multi-channel luxury brands, working most recently as president of Thomas […]

Marks and Spencer has appointed Richard Solomons, InterContinental Hotels Group boss, to its board as a non-executive director, effective April 13. Solomons is currently the InterContinental Hotels Group’s chief executive officer, he has been with the hotel group since 1992 and has worked in a number […]

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