ALAIN PROST: resigns as CEO of Maison Lejaby
ALTHOUGH he is retaining his financial interest in Maison Lejaby, Alain Prost announced that he is resigning his functional management responsibilities in the company he helped to salvage after its failure. He is being replaced by Jean d’Arthuis, a TV media executive.
BERTA ESCUDERO: takes helm of Cortefiel
SPANISH distribution group Cortefiel, that operates the Women’Secret lingerie chain among others, announced the appointment of Berta Escudero as its new CEO following the departure of Juan Carlos Escribano. Ms Escudero was formerly responsible for the company’s procurement, systems and organisation.
KEVIN CAMPBELL: named CTO of Alvanon
SIZING and fit specialists Alvanon announced the promotion to Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of Kevin Campbell who joined the company as software consultant in 2012 and later became Director of Software Development. Earlier, Campbell had been head of IT Asia Pacific for Mintel International Group.
JO JENKINS: given broader role at M&S
RESPONSIBLE for Lingerie and Beauty for UK retail giant Marks & Spencer since 2013, Jo Jenkins was promoted into the expanded role of Director of Womenswear, Lingerie and Beauty following the departure of Frances Russell. Before joining M&S, Ms Jenkins had helmed womenswear for the Next fashion chain.