Coach appoints new CEO

United States
Published:  07 April, 2017
Joshua Schulman

New York based design house of modern luxury accessories and lifestyle brands Coach announced the appointment of Joshua Schulman as President and Chief Executive Officer of the brand.

Effective June 5, 2017, Schulman will be responsible for all aspects of the brand globally, reporting directly to Victor Luis, CEO of Coach Inc. According to the Group, this new leadership structure follows the 2015 acquisition of Stuart Weitzman and is “an important step in Coach, Inc.’s evolution as a customer-focused, multi-brand organisation”.

Schulman joins Coach from Neiman Marcus Group where he served as President, Bergdorf Goodman and NMG International. From 2007 until 2012, he was CEO of Jimmy Choo and, previously, he served in senior executive roles at global retail and luxury brands including Gap, Yves Saint Laurent, and Gucci.