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DESIGN CHANGE: Daniele Cavalli, son of Roberto Cavalli and his wife Eva and creative director of men’s wear, has left the family company, WWD has learned. Roberto Cavalli himself has taken over his son’s role starting with the fall collection.

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The news of the exit of Daniele Cavalli, who has been in charge of the Italian brand’s men’s wear line since 2011, comes on the heels of a major shake-up at an executive level. On Friday, the company unexpectedly said its chief executive officer Gianluca Brozzetti and chief operating officer Carlo Di Biagio were leaving their roles.

This story first appeared in the January 29, 2014 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.