David Briskin has been appointed as the new Melbourne Fashion Festival chairman. He succeeds Laura Anderson, and will work with festival chief executive Graeme Lewsey, ahead of the festival's seventh year.
Online fashion retailer Boohoo has announced the appointment of retail tech entrepreneur Pierre Marie Jean-Louis Cuilleret as non-executive director, with immediate effect. Pierre founded The Phone House in 1996.
Debenhams has announced the departure of long-time group trading director Suzanne Harlow and the creation of three new business units. As a result of this, the main board role of trading director will no longer exist.
After 3 years in charge of creativity for women's ready-to-wear at Guy Laroche, Adam Andrascik is handing over the reins to Richard René, who is maintaning his role as Creative Director at Vilebrequin.
The British fashion brand has announced the appointment of Daniel Shaw as its new design director. Starting September, Shaw will succeed Niall Sloan who stepped down from the role in June to join Escada.