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Deckers Brands adds to board of directors

US-based footwear, apparel and accessories group has appointed Victor Luis, former CEO of Tapestry, to its Board of Directors. Coinciding with this appointment, Deckers also announced that James Quinn has…

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Pinduoduo founder steps down, new CEO named 

Pinduoduo, one of China’s biggest e-commerce platforms, announced its founder Colin Huang has relinquished his role as chief executive but will assume the role of chairman, focussing his efforts on…

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Hugo Boss taps new chief sales officer from Tommy Hilfiger

Former PVH Europe Chief Commercial Officer Oliver Timm, who oversaw both Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein in the region, has been named the new chief sales officer of the German suit maker,…

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Hushpuppi attempted to dupe Premier League club of £100m- FBI

Alleged international fraudster, Ramon Abbas aka Ray Hushpuppi, on Friday made his first court appearance in an American court where the Federal Bureau of Investigation alleged that he attempted to…

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Adidas head of HR departs 

The sportswear giant announced its Global Head of Human Resources Karen Parkin will be exiting the company. The move follows after The Wall Street Journal reported that employees called on the board…

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Louis Vuitton MH-owned Moynat appoints creative director

Nicholas Knightly, who most recently served as Louis Vuitton's director of design for leather goods, is moving to Moynat. Knightly replaces Ramesh Nair and will oversee design at the label, best…

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Power Moves | YNAP CEO Joins Giorgio Armani Board, Coty Names New CEO

This week Federico Marchetti was appointed non-executive director to the luxury fashion house’s board, while Coty appoints Sue Y. Nabi as its chief executive. Yoox Net-a-Porter CEO joins Armani board …

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NNPC’s Chief Operating Officer,Roland Ewubare Quits Abruptly

The Chief Operating Officer, Joint Ventures and Business Development, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr Roland Ewubare, Friday suddenly resigned from the national oil company. Before his new redeployment a…

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Lagos Schools to Reopen August 3 for SS3 Students

Lagos State government has fixed August 3 for the reopening of schools for students in Senior Secondary 3 and Tech 3. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who announced this Friday during his…

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Sanctioned Mining Billionaire, Dan Gertler, Finds a Haven in Congolese Bank

Whistle-blower documents show web of accounts tied to Israeli mining magnate Dan Gertler. A year ago in June, a group of bankers marched into a U.S. Treasury office in Washington…

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