Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.
The designer had most recently been freelancing after running his own label and working at Cerruti and Jack Wills.
The designer will present his men’s collection on Feb. 1 during NYFW: Men’s.
The label, run by creative director Max Svardh and chief executive officer Albin Johansson, plans to launch a men’s clothing range, including sweatshirts, trousers, hoodies and T-shirts.
Sources say the house tapped former Cerruti 1881 designer Aldo Maria Camillo to direct the ready-to-wear studio.
Anthony Lucia has been named president and ceo of Hugo Boss USA.
James Curleigh weighs whether Levi’s should lean on its heritage or eye the future.