LONDON — Matthew Williamson has appointed Niki Scordi to the role of chief executive.
Scordi joined the Matthew Williamson team as managing director in March this year, after several years as chief executive at Nicole Farhi. She held previous roles at Browns and LVMH Fashion Group U.K.. She will replace current chief executive and co-founder Joseph Velosa, who will step up into the role of chairman.
Williamson, creative director and president, and Velosa own the majority of the business between them.
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