Comings and Goings

Anthony Ledru to Head Louis Vuitton Americas

He is succeeding Valérie Chapoulaud-Floquet, who left the luxury leather-goods house in August.

- 8:29 PM, EDT

Peter Herink Joins Akris as CEO of North America

Herink joins from Tory Burch, where, for the past four years, he was vice president and general merchandise manager, global retail.

- October 31, 2014

New Vivarte Owners Appoint Richard Simonin as CEO

Marc Lelandais, who oversaw the financial restructuring of the French retail group, has exited the group.

- October 30, 2014

Chris Benz Takes Creative Director Role at Bill Blass

Benz and Stuart M. Goldblatt, president and chief operating officer, spoke of their plans to reimagine the label.

- October 30, 2014

Rena Lange Creative Director Exits

After only five months, Ludwig Heissmeyer is leaving the now insolvent Munich fashion house.

- October 28, 2014

Bernd Beetz Named Interim CEO at St. John

All operations will continue to report to the current merchandising and operations teams reporting to Beetz. A fulltime ceo will be sought.

- October 28, 2014

Hearst Magazines International Adds Three Digital Execs

The company is shifting its gaze to digital, adding three new jobs to the business side.

- October 27, 2014

Boss Appoints New Americas CEO

Gerrit Ruetzel has been named the group’s president and ceo for the Americas, effective January 1.

- October 27, 2014

Andreas Fibig Elected Chairman of IFF

Succeeds Doug Tough, who will retire Dec. 1.

- October 27, 2014

Paula Sutter Tapped as TSG Fashion CEO

Private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners has named Paula Sutter as chief executive officer of TSG Fashion.

- October 27, 2014

Karstadt to Shutter Six Doors

Troubled German department store group names Stephan Fanderl its new chief executive.

- October 24, 2014

Nylon Media Taps Greenberg as CEO

Paul Greenberg will assume the position, effective immediately.

- October 23, 2014

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