CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, appointed the Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council’s chairman Pramod Kumar Agrawal as one of its three vice presidents at its recent congress in Bahrain.
The chairman of consumer goods giant Unilever said on Wednesday he is stepping down after three years in the role. He will hand over the reins to Nils Andersen, but will remain on the board as a non-executive director.
Dollar Industries Ltd witnessed a 30 percent decline in its net profit to Rs 14 crore ($2 million) for the second quarter ended September 30, 2019, as against Rs 20 crore it had reported in September 2018.
Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Co Ltd saw its net profit for the second quarter plummet 73 percent to Rs 89 crore ($12.5 million), as against a net profit of Rs 325 crore it had posted in the year-ago period.
The CEO of the American fashion group, who stepped into his role in early 2015, will be succeeded by chairman of the board, Robert J. Fisher, heir of the company's founding family, who takes over as interim CEO.
Kathmandu, which has completed its acquisition of Rip Curl for A$350 million, intends to leverage the surf brand to help diversify its product and expand its geographic footprint to Europe and North America.
John Galliano has renewed his contract as creative director of the house of Maison Margiela, in a vote of confidence in the controversial British designer by the brand's owner, Italian billionaire Renzo Rosso.
The Italian executive, who joined the luxury house in 2015, has occupied the position of executive vice president for merchandising and global markets since 2018, playing a central role at the company.