Topshop, owned by Arcadia Group, Ltd., has named Jacqui Markham as the new global design director.
Markham, in collaboration with creative director Kate Phelan, will supervise the in-house design team of 60 people. The duo is looking to strengthen the brand globally through a focus on design and product development.
Markham is leaving her post as womenswear design director at Asos.com to return to Topshop where she had already worked for 14 years earlier in her career. At Topshop, she worked on casual, formal, outerwear and the Kate Moss collaboration.