Darroch, who has been a senior independent director at Burberry since 2017, said he will not stand for reelection at the company’s annual general meeting in July to focus on his other executive commitments.
Having been acquired by MF Brands last year, the French label has recruited Tom Van Dorpe. The Belgian creative director spoke to FashionNetwork.com about his return to Europe and his new role at the brand.
As previously announced, Brunello Cucinelli is stepping down from his label's day-to-day running: he remains executive president and creative director, while Luca Lisandroni and Riccardo Stefanelli are the new co-CEOs.
German online fashion retailer Zalando proposed on Wednesday that Jennifer Hyman, the chief executive of U.S. clothing rental firm Rent the Runway, joins its supervisory board, replacing Alexander Samwer.
Swarovski has named Giovanna Battaglia Engelbert as its first ever company-wide Creative Director. She will “oversee the full creative direction of the company and reimagine the product portfolio across all divisions”.