Tiffany & Co. elected Robert Singer to its board during its annual shareholders meeting held at the W Hotel in Union Square here on Thursday.
A former chief financial officer at Gucci Group NV, Singer, 60, has held a variety of senior level corporate positions including serving as partner at global accounting firm Coopers & Lybrand. Singer replaces Tiffany board member Thomas Presby, who recently retired.
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?"