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.
The French sportswear brand is already the official outfitter of the French Olympic and Paralympic teams.
Store has yet to announce a replacement for departing managing director.
Carcel founder Veronica D’Souza also started another socially minded company, Ruby Cup, which aims to decrease absenteeism among school girls in Africa.
Actor John Leguizamo, who wrote an anti-Trump, pro-Latina op-ed piece in Friday’s New York Times, recently filmed a walk and talk with his mother.
Lesage artistic director Hubert Barrère would like people to see the human side of embroidery and the designers’ enthusiasm.
The artist’s show “Extremes and In-Betweens” is on view at Gagosian’s London gallery through December 17.
The actress aimed for pieces that drew inspiration from the Seventies and Eighties.