Burberry has declared the successor to Christopher Bailey’s position. Assuming control from March 12 will be Riccardo Tisci as the chief creative officer, and he is to be situated in Burberry’s London home office. The originator was some time ago at Givenchy as inventive executive, a position he held from 2005 to 2017.
Tisci gave an announcement about the declaration, saying:
“I am honoured and delighted to be joining Burberry as its new Chief Creative Officer and reuniting with Marco Gobbetti. I have an enormous respect for Burberry’s British heritage and global appeal and I am excited about the potential of this exceptional brand.”
Marco Gobbetti, CEO of Burberry likewise gave a congratulatory announcement, saying :
“I am delighted that Riccardo is joining Burberry as Chief Creative Officer. Riccardo is one of the most talented designers of our time. His designs have an elegance that is contemporary and his skill in blending streetwear with high fashion is highly relevant to today’s luxury consumer. Riccardo’s creative vision will reinforce the ambitions we have for Burberry and position the brand firmly in luxury.”
The theory has since quite a while ago whirled around who might supplant Christopher Bailey, yet Tisci had not been in the running. We as of late went in the background of Bailey’s last Burberry appear for the Fall/Winter 2018 season.