LONDON — Stacey Cartwright will become chief executive officer of the Harvey Nichols Group, the store said. She will replace longtime ceo Joseph Wan, who will retire at the end of March.
The announcement confirms a report in WWD on Sept. 30 that Cartwright, formerly chief financial officer and executive vice president at Burberry Group plc, was the front-runner for the job. Cartwright is to join the store on Feb. 17.
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?"