The head of a major South Korean cosmetics firm resigned Sunday after facing heavy backlash for forcing his staff to watch a YouTube video praising Japan during a raging trade war between the two nations.
Struggling British department store group Debenhams on Thursday named turnaround specialist Stefaan Vansteenkiste as its new chief executive, promoting him from the chief restructuring officer role he took on in April.
Jonathan Litt on Thursday urged for the removal of Hudson’s Bay Co Chairman Richard Baker from the board, saying the executive’s recent buyout offer showed that his interests were not aligned with minority shareholders.
Manolo Blahnik has been busy of late. Fresh from buying a key supplier last month, the company said on Friday that it has appointed company insider Andrew Wright as President of its North American operations.
Aaron Chatterley, who co-founded and led Feelunique until 2014, has confirmed he is rejoining the team. But he is not returning as CEO, even though the company has been without a leader since Joel Palix's departure.
The Italian executive stepped down from his role as EVP at Marcolin in June in order to concentrate his energies into Thélios, the joint venture between the Italian eyewear group and LVMH which he has led since launch.
Rakuten Marketing, the division of the Japanese giant Rakuten in charge of targeting and advertising customisation, has appointed Anthony Capano to the newly created role of international managing director.
Six months after taking control of the Italian fashion house, the QuattroR fund has put a new management team in place with ex-PVH Maela Mandelli appointed as CEO and Giuseppe Pinto as director of operations.
Reena Prashar has become the new global digital director of Buro 24/7. Her arrival will support the UK launch of the luxury digital destination and its bid to become a leading platform for the affluent millennial.