Tiffany & Co has named former Bulgari executive Alessandro Bogliolo as chief executive. He face the challenge of improving the jewellery retailers' slowing sales, as the company struggles to attract young shoppers.
Since the arrival of Nicola Formichetti as its creative director, the Italian brand has been working to affirm its position as a premium brand, including reviewing its wholesale distribution and fighting counterfeiting.
After a year and a half as International General Manager at Supergroup, Hans Schmitt is leaving the UK for Italy, where he will take up his position as Executive Vice-President of Global Sales at Diesel on 1 January.
The denim brand boasts a new CEO with international stature. The Italian Alessandro Bogliolo, whose prior positions include director of operations for Bulgari, fills the post left vacant last March by Daniela Riccardi.