Kering has named another CEO for Brioni; the fourth boss of the famed, yet troubled, Italian tailor in just five years. Though noted for exceptional quality Brioni has fired as many designers as CEOs in the same period.
A few days after Massimo Piombini’s departure from Balmain was made official, his new professional challenge has been revealed: he will become the CEO of the OTB group’s leading label, Diesel, in February 2020.
Having previously served as vice president of design for True Religion from 2006 to 2017, Wells will now be responsible for product design, marketing and driving the creative direction of the brand as creative director.
Japanese cosmetics giant Shiseido has revealed the composition of the new executive committee that will lead the group in the EMEA region, as it seeks to reach the objectives set out in its Vision 2020 strategic plan.
Topshop/Topman is set to lose its CEO in the latest blow to parent company Arcadia. Former Burberry exec Paul Price resigned this week for personal reasons, the company said. Price is relocating back to the US.