PARIS — Alexander Wang has named Rodrigo Bazan president, effective Dec. 5.
Bazan joins the fashion house from Marc Jacobs International LLC, where he was vice president and general manager, Europe, Middle East and India. His appointment confirms reports over the last month that he would be joining Wang. Bazan will be its first president since it launched in 2005.
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?"