Primark has tapped a former Zara chief to head its womenswear division. Paula Dumont Lopez, who was named New Look’s new chief executive last year but never took up the role, will join Primark this month.
The Spanish group has named Antonio Flórez to head up its youth fashion brand, replacing Marco Agnolin, who has moved over to Diesel. Bershka is the group's second best-selling brand after its retail darling Zara.
The operator of brands Calida, Aubade, the Millet Mountain Group and Oxbow has announced the departure of its financial director, after 12 years with the Swiss group. He will cease his role in June 2018.
Lenzing Group, a supplier of the global textile and nonwovens industry, has announced in its meeting on December 13 that the Supervisory Board has decided to reappoint Stefan Doboczky as chief executive officer.