LONDON — Jane Shepherdson, formerly brand director at Topshop, has been named chief executive of the Baugur-owned Whistles chain. It is the first major post Shepherdson has taken on since quitting Topshop in fall 2006.
In addition to her role as ceo, Shepherdson and her management team will become part owner of Whistles, together with Baugur, the second-largest investor in Saks Fifth Avenue, and Iceland's Glitnir Bank.
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