Etro names Dolce & Gabbana govt Fabrizio Cardinali chief govt. Cardinali joins the corporate later this 12 months from Dolce & Gabbana, the place he most just lately served as chief working officer and a member of the corporate’s board. He has additionally beforehand held chief govt roles at Richemont-owned manufacturers together with Lancel and Dunhill.
Vogue names new heads of editorial content material for French, Italian editions. Eugenie Trochu, former editor of Vogue.fr, will helm Vogue Paris, whereas Francesca Ragazzi will take the lead at Vogue Italia after having served because the journal’s market director. The appointments observe a collection of high-profile departures as Condé Nast streamlined its flagship publication. Each editors will work below Vogue’s European editorial director (and British Vogue editor-in-chief) Edward Enniful.
Veronica Wu steps down from VF Corp. board. The Silicon Valley-based enterprise capitalist’s departure comes after a leaked e-mail printed by Axios confirmed her downplaying racism within the US and calling Black Lives Matter “the true racists.” The proprietor of manufacturers together with Vans, The North Face, and Supreme, stated in an announcement Wu had determined to step down from the board instantly and that the choice “was not the results of any disagreement with VF on any matter regarding VF’s operations, insurance policies or practices.”
Chiara Ferragni turns into Hublot’s new international ambassador. The style influencer joins the corporate, which additionally counts soccer legend Pele, tennis star Novak Djokovic and extra amongst its ambassadors.
Nensi Dojaka wins LVMH prize. The London-based womenswear designer beat out a shortlist of 9 finalists that included Bianca Saunders and Christopher John Rodgers for the celebrated style prize.
JD.com has a brand new president, JD Retail names new chief govt. Xu Lei, former head of JD Retail, will lead the day-to-day operations of the corporate’s numerous enterprise models as president, whereas founder, chairman and chief govt, Liu Qiangdong focuses on formulating long-term methods, mentoring youthful administration and “contributing to the revitalisation of rural areas,” based on a press assertion. Xin Luijin will exchange Xu as chief govt.
Longtime Lenzing chief govt Stefan Doboczky to exit. Doboczky will step down on Sept. 30 after he and the fiber manufacturing firm agreed to finish his contract, Lenzing stated in an announcement. Twine Prinzhorn, chief govt of Australian paper producer Prinzhorn Group, has been appointed interim CEO.