NEW YORK — Caroline Brown, chief executive officer of Akris U.S., is leaving the company to join J. Christopher Capital LLC as president and ceo of a new retail venture currently under development with Christopher Burch.
Brown resigned from her post, and will leave the St. Gallen, Switzerland-based fashion house in November. She will work directly with Burch on developing the new business, from concept through execution. J. Christopher Capital declined to disclose further details on the venture, which could potentially evolve into a new lifestyle brand.
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