Having previously served as vice president of design for True Religion from 2006 to 2017, Wells will now be responsible for product design, marketing and driving the creative direction of the brand as creative director.
A year and a half after taking charge of the ready-to-wear label owned by Italian fashion group OTB, CEO Stefano Biondo has left. He will be replaced by Barbara Calò, Marni’s global omni-channel retail director.
Israeli businessman Samuel Ben-Avraham said on Wednesday he has submitted an offer for Barneys New York, challenging a $271 million bid for the bankrupt luxury department store from Authentic Brands Group.
The ex-chief financial officer of Salvatore Ferragamo in the Americas will be tasked with turning around the loss-making fashion brand as its new CFO. His appointment follows the departure of CEO Paolo Riva on Friday.