Christopher Kane announces the appointment of Nikolas Talonpoika as chief executive officer , effective 12 October 2016. He will report to Jean-François Palus, Kering’s Group managing director and the parent company of the UK based fashion house. Nikolas Talonpoika will succeed Sarah Crook, who is leaving the Kering group after two years as CEO of the Christopher Kane house and on the back of the brand’s ten year anniversary. The past two years have seen the opening of the brand’s first flagship store in London, the international expansion of the brand, and diversification into new product categories. The brand has increased its visibility in Europe and Asia, and established a successful e-commerce presence.
Source: Business Wire