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Shuffle Board: 10 Companies Experience Major Changes

Foot Locker

Foot Locker hired former Gap Inc. executive Scott Martin as senior vice president of real estate. His resume includes senior strategy roles at Home Depot, Starbucks Coffee and Sears Holdings. Martin will be replacing Jeffrey Berk, who retired in April.


Next appointed Gemma Metheringham as the creative director of its Label business. Metheringham formerly served as Karen Millen’s chief creative officer.


American tennis brand K-Swiss filled the post of creative director with Puma’s former head of design, Sean O’ Shea. His past footwear fashion experience includes leadership positions at Nike Basketball and Converse.

Loro Piana

LVMH named former Luxottica marketing director Fabio d’Angelantonio as the new chief executive of Loro Piana. He will replace Matthieu Brisset on Sept. 1.

House of Fraser

U.K. luxury retailer House of Fraser hired a new chief consumer officer. The position will be filled by former M&S digital director David Walmsley, who is replacing Andy Harding.

Perry Ellis

Former senior vice president of global distribution, planning and logistics at Coach Inc., David Enright, was appointed as the new chief operating officer of Perry Ellis International, Inc. His resume includes previous stints at Lenox Group and Brown Foreman Corporation, Lenox Division.

Under Armour

Under Armour named Tim Coppens as the executive creative director of its new fashion line, Under Armour Sportswear, set to launch in Fall 2017. Coppens previously held leadership positions at Adidas and Ralph Lauren.


Huntsman Corporation filled the post of president of Huntsman’s Textile Effects division with Rohit Aggarwal, the former Indian Subcontinent vice president and managing director. He will succeed Paul Hulme at the end of July.


Industrial thread and consumer textile crafts business Coats hired Simon Boddie as its new chief financial officer. Boddie’s resume includes previous stints at Electrocomponents and Diageo.

Trinity Limited

Trinity Limited hired Jeremy Hobbins as its new chief executive officer. His predecessor, Richard Cohen, is resigning from his position on June 4.