Jérôme Espinos, who has worked at Ralph Lauren and Rossimoda, has been named president of the French Legacy Group.
Sources said the loss-making French house is for sale, but a spokesman said it was looking for a partner to “increase its development.”
A capsule due to launch in July is based on exchanging techniques, mixing Clergerie’s classic roots with Both’s vulcanized rubber technology.
The stylist revisited the signature Clergerie platforms on articulated soles with floral embroideries produced in her native Sichuan region.
Oosting will simultaneously continue in his role as ceo of footwear brand Robert Clergerie.
The seasoned footwear and accessories merchandiser and sales director will start on May 14.
Soyez, who joins the French fashion house from Marc Jacobs, has been named chief communication and marketing officer.
Using the house’s women’s fall 2018 collection as its starting point, the line will be presented during Paris Men’s Fashion Week.
The City of Light is bubbling with new restaurants, boutiques and art exhibits to keep fashion folk busy between shows.
Robert Clergerie and Self Portrait created a sandal style as part of their collaborative range that is stocked exclusively on Matches.
The five-piece line includes updated versions of Clergerie classics including the backless loafer and slip-on sneaker.