Labelux has appointed Pierre Denis as chief executive officer of its Jimmy Choo footwear and accessories brand, replacing Joshua Schulman who left the company last year.

Denis has 20 years experience within the luxury goods industry, most recently serving as CEO of John Galliano. He has previously worked for Christian Dior Couture as MD for Asia as well as the company's MD for Europe, the Middle East and India.

"With his unrivalled experience of the international luxury sector and keen understanding of our business, Pierre is without question the right person to drive forward the Jimmy Choo business and exploit the enormous growth potential of what is an exceptional brand," explained Labelux CEO Reinhard Mieck.