Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation has appointed Mark Daley as its new president of Asia Pacific, replacing George Hrdina, who is retiring.

Daley will report to Jackwyn Nemerov, executive vice president wholesale brands, licensed products, sourcing, merchandising, home and Asia Pacific with the US apparel group.

Daley was most recently CEO of Dean & Deluca for its US and international markets, but previously spent 22 years with LVMH affiliate DFS, where he was group president for worldwide operations and business development.