Executive Changes

Human Resources

Burberry Appoints Gerry Murphy as Chairman Designate

He will commence his role on May 17.

clock April 13, 2018Lorelei Marfil

Human Resources

Turnbull & Asser Names New Managing Director

Baker was promoted to the newly created position from chief operating officer and will report to the brand’s owners, James Fayed and Ali Fayed.

clock March 16, 2018Lorelei Marfil

Patti Cazzato

Business Features

Timbuk2’s Secret to Success: Embracing Its Founding Spirit, With a Modern Twist

Patti Cazzato, chief executive officer of Timbuk2, shares her approach to growing the brand.

clock March 12, 2018WWD Staff

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Human Resources

J. Crew Adds Chief Experience Officer As It Focuses on Digital

Adam Brotman has a history of digital retail initiatives.

clock February 16, 2018Kali Hays

A Myer store.

Financial

Myer CEO Steps Down From Struggling Australian Department Store

Richard Umbers’ abrupt departure follows less than a week after Australia’s largest department store chain issued its third profit downgrade this financial year.

clock February 14, 2018Patty Huntington

Human Resources

Harvey Nichols Reshuffles Management Board

The new positions are effective Jan. 1, 2018.

clock September 25, 2017Lorelei Marfil

Firms that saw CFO changes.

Human Resources

What to Watch: The CFO Rotation

The cfo role has changed over the years to become more than just numbers crunching.

clock August 22, 2017Vicki M. Young

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Human Resources

Vera Bradley Becomes Latest to Tap New CFO

John Enwright will take up the post about a month before the handbag retailer is set to release second-quarter results.

clock July 18, 2017Kali Hays

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Human Resources

Signet Names First Female CEO in Wake of Harassment Claims

Current ceo Mark Light is retiring after 35 years with the company.

clock July 17, 2017Kali Hays

Human Resources

Renfro Names Former VF Corp. Exec as CEO, President

The move follows the retirement of Bud Kilby after a 26-year career at the sock-maker.

clock July 3, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Human Resources

Tiger of Sweden Names Hans-Christian Meyer as CEO

Tiger of Sweden has tapped Hans-Christian Meyer as its new chief executive officer, effective Sept. 1.

clock June 20, 2017Lorelei Marfil

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Human Resources

Hunter Taps Former Marc Jacobs, Uniqlo Execs for Brand Roles

The company is also losing a longtime executive and a lead designer.

clock June 13, 2017Kali Hays

Human Resources

Exclusive: British Label Galvan Names CEO

O’Regan will succeed Katherine Holmgren, who was named the company’s new commercial director.

clock June 12, 2017Lorelei Marfil

leadership

Business Features

Why Retail Turnarounds Need to Get the Management Mojo Right

Mike Edwards of eBags and Tim Boerkoel of The Brownestone Group explain.

clock June 12, 2017WWD Staff

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Human Resources

Dick’s Sporting Names New President as Chief Operating Officer Departs

A few days out from quarterly earnings, the sporting goods retailer revealed several executive changes.

clock May 11, 2017Kali Hays

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