Women's wear retailer Cache Inc has hired Lusia Moskvicheva, the former design director for women's sportswear at Nautica as its new senior vice president - concept, trend and design.

"Lusia is a talented designer and her significant experience in specialty retail and specifically, the design of women's sportswear and dresses is expected to be invaluable to us, as we continue to expand and elevate our assortments," said Rabia Farhang, executive vice president and general merchandise manager.

Ms Moskvicheva possesses more than 13 years experience in the design industry.

She was at Nautica from 2007 to 2009, and prior to that held posts at Ann Taylor and Ann Taylor Loft, Oscar by Oscar de la Renta and Adrienne Vittadini.