Male clothing retailer Gant has today announced the appointment of Peter Jenkins as its new Commercial Director.
Jenkins takes up the newly created role after being responsible for Kildare Village, one of Value Retail’s nine Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages.
He will be responsible for wholesale, retail and visual merchandising and will report directly to Managing Director Tracy Stone.
Before working for Value Retail, Jenkins accumulated significant retail experience at companies Fat Face, Selfridges, Pret a Manger and Arcadia Group.
Gant announced its intention to add to its existing 13 stores in its UK portfolio and has hired marketing services company DBG to assess and identify appropriate locations.
In other management appointments, Dan Shaw has been named as the retailer’s new Head of Retail and Oli Strickland has been hired as Senior Sales Manager for Wholesale.