HBC sees Burstell engaged in bringing innovative concepts to all of its divisions.
A product and marketing executive at Yves Saint Laurent, he will take over Isabelle Guichot's role.
Carcel founder Veronica D’Souza also started another socially minded company, Ruby Cup, which aims to decrease absenteeism among school girls in Africa.
The race will be held on Sunday, Nov. 6 and will mark Asics’ final sponsorship after 25 years.
Store has yet to announce a replacement for departing managing director.
Organized by the Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA), the government’s creative industry promoters, the seasonal event hosted over 80 different local and international fashion brands and exhibitors.
His appointment is effective immediately and Throup will report to Jos van Tilburg, chief executive officer and founder.