World Footwear


Nordstrom Chief Merchandising Officer to retire

Jan 26, 2023 / United States
The Seattle-based department store announced that Chief Merchandising Officer Teri Bariquit is retiring after 37 years with the company. She will remain in the role until a successor is named

Cedric Wilmotte appointed CEO of Michael Kors

Jan 24, 2023 / United Kingdom
Capri Holdings has announced that Cedric Wilmotte, currently Versace's Chief Operating Officer, will assume the role of Chief Executive Office of Michael Kors, effective 3rd of April

Farfetch shakes-up leadership team

Jan 19, 2023 / United Kingdom
The luxury e-tailer has appointed Elizabeth von der Goltz as Chief Fashion and Merchandising Officer and CEO of Browns. Sindhura Sarikonda will join in as President of the Americas

Burberry announces the appointment of new senior executives

Jan 18, 2023 / United Kingdom
The UK-based label appointed Giorgio Belloli and Delphine Sonder to the newly created roles of Chief Digital, Customer and Innovation Officer and Chief Merchandising Officer, respectively

Changes at VF Corp's EMEA leadership team

Jan 13, 2023 / EMEA
The group announced that Scabbia Guerrini, currently in charge of the EMEA region, will add the APAC region to his responsibilities. New appointments as well at The North Face and Timberland

LVMH announces major executive changes

Jan 12, 2023 / France
The French-based luxury group has announced that Pietro Beccari, who has led Dior since 2018, will become CEO of Louis Vuitton, while Delphine Arnault has been appointed to succeed Beccari at Dior

Stitch Fix cuts 20% of its salaried workforce as CEO steps down

Jan 11, 2023 / United States
Elizabeth Spaulding is no longer CEO of the US-based personal styling company. Founder and former CEO Katrina Lake has reassumed the position until a successor is appointed

DSW President Doug Howe named CEO of Designer Brands

Jan 9, 2023 / United States
The North-American company has announced that Doug Howe will succeed Roger Rawlins as the company's Chief Executive Officer from the 1st of April 2023 on

Under Armour appoints new CEO

Dec 27, 2022 / United States
The Baltimore-based company has announced the appointment of the current President of Marriot International, Stephanie Linnartz, to the role of President and Chief Executive Officer

JD Sports sells 15 non-core fashion brands to Frasers Group

Dec 21, 2022 / United Kingdom
The deal, worth 47.5 million British pounds (around 57.6 million USD), will enable the UK-based retailer to focus on the international and digital expansion of its core platforms

VF Corp to boost EMEA region with expansion of Switzerland HQ

Dec 19, 2022 / United States
Following the double-digit growth recorded this year, the US-based footwear group announced the intention of expanding its Europe, Middle East and Africa headquarters in Stabio, Switzerland

Prada appoints new brand CEO

Dec 15, 2022 / Italy
The Italian-based luxury group has announced that Gianfranco D'Attis will become the Chief Executive Officer of the Prada brand from the 2nd of January 2023

Foot Locker reconfigures management team

Dec 14, 2022 / United States
The US-based retailer has shaken up its leadership team to support growth and improve operational efficiency. Andrew Page is to step down from his Chief Financial Officer role

Tod's founding family drops plan to delist company

Dec 14, 2022 / Italy
The Della Valle family said that it has abandoned the plans to merge with Tod's, which would have enabled to delist the luxury group from the Milan stock exchange. Tod's is to remain public

Andrea Guerra appointed CEO of the Prada group

Dec 7, 2022 / Italy
The luxury group announced that the former CEO of Luxottica and LVMH's hospitality unit, Andrea Guerra, will be proposed as CEO at the next board meeting on the 26th of January 2023
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