Working in tandem with Simons, Gulin-Merle will be responsible for further expanding the brand’s voice and global marketing platforms.
Analysts said the Chinese conglomerate must take a long-term view, as throwing money at the brand is not enough.
Gigli designed the line for 13 women and the collection will be presented on Feb. 22 during Milan Fashion Week.
According to Launchmetrics, Burberry was the top-performing brand across all social platforms during London Fashion Week.
In a “chipper” mood, the designer talked his achievements, challenges and “exploring” his options.
She was followed by Sherri Hill, Adidas Originals, Tom Ford and Ralph Lauren.