Branded clothing supplier, Key Design, has appointed Karen Peachey sales and marketing director.

Ms Peachey has worked for Dewhirst, Courtaulds and Claremont.

David Sanders, MD of Key Design, said: "I am confident that Karen's combination of strategic business and design skills will ensure that the company will continue to grow in size and expertise and lead the market in terms of innovation in style, product development, quality control and customer service.

Ms Peachey replaces former sales director, Carolyn Webster, who plans to set up her own consultancy business.