JOINING SELFRIDGES: Sebastian Manes has been promoted to the role of buying and merchandising director at Selfridges. He previously was buying director of women’s wear, accessories and children’s wear. 
In this new role, Manes will also be responsible for men’s wear, home and leisure and will report to Anne Pitcher, Selfridges’ managing director. Manes started at the London department store in 2003 in the role of senior accessories buyer.