Jane Nielsen has been appointed chief financial officer of CoachInc., effective Sept. 1.
Nielsen joins Coach from PepsiCo Inc., where she was senior vicepresident and cfo of PepsiCo Beverages America and the Global NutritionGroup. She also has held senior roles in finance within PepsiCo,including in mergers and acquisitions and strategic planning. Earlierposts include stints at global strategy consulting firm MarakonAssociates and as an analyst at Credit Suisse First Boston.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"