Lee’s new president poached from Reebok


Denim jeans retailer Lee has hired Chris Waldeck as its new president.

Waldeck comes from a 14-year career at Reebok, where he worked his way up to vice president.

In his new role, Waldeck’s presidential responsibilities will also cover Rock & Republic.

“I‘m looking forward to working with the passionate and talented Lee team to continue to build on the brand‘s heritage and deliver amazing products to our consumers,” Waldeck said.

Along with a flagship store in London, Lee trades online and via concessions at Debenhams, John Lewis and House of Fraser.

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