On April 12th, Amsterdam-based fashion brand Mexx announced the appointment of Dr. Sandra Dembeck as new Chief Financial Officer, effective 1st May.
This appointment is part of a number of important hiring’s, which Mexx has executed during the past few months to strengthen their leadership team. Amongst others, Julia Hansen, Chief Creative Officer and Hans Hornemann, Senior Vice President of Retail (Europe) have both joined the company in February.
Sandra Dembeck has good experience in the fields of consulting and fashion retail, having previously worked as an Associate Principal at McKinsey where she strengthened retail practice in Europe and Asia, and in a position at retail chain C&A where she was responsible for launching the brand in the Chinese market. Most recently, the 39-year-old held a CFO position at C&A and accounted for the entire European business.
Doug Diemoz, CEO Mexx, said: “We are very pleased winning Sandra as Chief Financial Officer. […] In a time full of challenges for all retailers, this important filling of a leading position emphasizes our commitment to expand the Mexx brand internationally, generate a strong financial performance and profitability, and deliver great fashion to our partners and consumers with undiminished passion.”