Anya Hindmarch Returns As Managing Director, Roseberry Joins Schiaparelli

Bold Moves

Anya Hindmarch Returns As Managing Director, Roseberry Joins Schiaparelli

BRANDS & Retailers

Anya Hindmarch

Anya Hindmarch Becomes Both Managing Director & Creative Director of Namesake House
After stepping down as Chief Executive of the Anya Hindmarch label in 2011 to focus on Creative Direction of the house, Anya Hindmarch has returned to the role of Managing Director in addition to her role as Creative Director.

Daniel Roseberry

Daniel Roseberry Joins Schiaparelli as Artistic Director
Italian fashion house Schiaparelli has appointed Daniel Roseberry as their new Artistic Director. Previously, Roseberry was at Thom Browne for the past 10 years, most recently serving as Design Director for the last six years. Roseberry is succeeding Bertrand Guyon, who departed from Schiaparelli last month.

Alexandre Arnault

Alexandre Arnault Joins Carrefour Board of Directors
Alexandre Arnault is stepping up to replace his father, Bernard Arnault, on the Board of Directors for Carrefour. Bernard Arnault, who is the current CEO of LVMH, first invested in the French supermarket chain back in 2007. Aside from this new appointment on the board, Alexandre Arnault is also Chief Executive Officer of luggage brand Rimowa since 2017.

Alannah Weston

Selfridges Names Alannah Weston Chairman
Alannah Weston has been appointed as Chairman of the Selfridges Group. Weston succeeds her father, W. Galen Weston, who is retiring and will become chairman emeritus. Previously Weston served as the Deputy Chairman at the retailer.

Arnaud Bazin

Versace Taps Arnaud Bazin as SVP of Collection Merchandising
Arnaud Bazin has been appointed the SVP of Collection Merchandising at Versace. Previously, Bazin was Managing Director of Leather Goods, Shoes, and Accessories at Christian Dior for 6 years. Prior to that, he was at Chanel as their Merchandising Director. Before these roles, he also worked merchandising at Hermès, Procter & Gamble and Cassina.

Sergio Bucher Steps Down from Debenhams as CEO
Debenhams Chief Executive Officer, Sergio Bucher, is stepping down from the company. Prior to joining Debenhams in 2016, Bucher was VP of Amazon Fashion Europe. Before that, he held General Manager positions at Puma, Nike, and Inditex. As the company searches for Bucher’s successor, Chairman Terry Duddy will assume the position as interim CEO.

Audemars Piguet Taps Patrick Ottomani as CEO, North America
Patrick Ottomani has joined Audemars Piguet North America as their new Chief Executive Officer. Ottomani also serves as President of the Corisan American Association, which promotes cultural exchanges between Corsica and the US. Prior to that, he was Managing Director of Berluti USA. In his new role, Ottomani will be reporting to Chief Commercial Officer of Audemars Piguet, Yves Meylan.

Axel Dumas Steps Down from L’Oréal Board
Chief Executive Officer of Hermès, Axel Dumas, is stepping down from his position on the Board of Directors for L’Oréal. He cited a potential conflict of interest after Hermès announced its looking to branch into the cosmetics industry.

Hillary Super

Hillary Super Promoted at Anthropologie to Global President
Hillary Super has been appointed Global Brand President at Anthropologie. Previously, she was Co-President of the brand. Prior to that, she was Chief Merchandising Officer and EVP for The Maris Collective, and before that she was SVP at Guess North America. She has also held leadership roles at American Eagle, Gap, New York & Company, and Ann Taylor.

Brian Small Joins Boohoo Board of Directors
Boohoo has tapped Brian Small to join their Board of Directors. Prior to this new venture, Small had retired last fall from his position as Chief Financial Officer of JD Sports. In his new position on the Board of Boohoo, Small will be chairing the company’s audit committee.

Ted Baker Hires Helena Feltham to Board of Directors
HR Expert Helena Feltham is joining the Board of Directors at Ted Baker amid allegations of “forced hugging” against Founder Ray Kelvin. Feltham joins from B&Q where she was People Director. Prior to that, she served in multiple HR Director positions at brands such as Topshop, Jack Wills, and Marks & Spencer.

Allen Onyia

True Religion Appoints Allen Onyia as Artistic director
Co-Founder of UpscaleHype publication, Allen Onyia, has been named the Artistic Director of LA-based denim brand True Religion.

Forevermark Promotes Nancy Liu to CEO
Nancy Liu has been named the new Chief Executive Officer of diamond brand Forevermark. Previously, Liu was Chief Operating Officer at the brand, which is a subsidiary of De Beers. Prior to joining the company in 2008 as President of their Asia Pacific Operations, Liu was a Consultant at Boston Consulting Group based in Hong Kong. Before that, she was VP of Merchandising in the Asia Pacific region for Louis Vuitton.

Carolina Herrera Taps Jodie Chan as VP of Global Marketing
New York-based Carolina Herrera has appointed Jodie Chan as VP of Global Marketing and Communications. Chan joins the firm from Joseph Altuzarra, having led marketing and communications there since 2012.


N21 Unifies Men’s and Women’s Shows
With the staging in Milan of the Spring/Summer 2020 collections, N21’s Alessandro Dell’Acqua, Founder & Creative Director, will be unifying the houses men’s and women’s shows.


Zhe Shangguan

Zhe Shangguan Joins Yoho! Boy as Editor in Chief
Chinese magazine Yoho! Has appointed Zhe Shangguan to Editor-in-Chief of their menswear title, Yoho! Boy. The publication is a bi-weekly that includes articles on men’s fashion, sports, and music. Shangguan started his fashion brand in 2013 and since then has been nominated for the LVMH Prize in fashion design.

PUBLIC Relations

Laura Cassidy, previously Senior Account Executive at BCPM, is now Account Supervisor at 5WPR.

Phillip Nevins, previously Account Manager at Purple, has departed the company.

Maxine Silva, previously Editorial Director of ICA, has left the company.

Elizabeth Trousdale has joined DLX NYC as an account manager, overseeing Aries, Hillier Bartley, and MATCHESFASHION.COM.

TALENT Representation

D+V Management announces its representation of photographer Michael James Fox.


Wetherly Group has announced its representation of Furla.

Agentry PR has announced its representation of Project and Leaf Xia.