CEO for Departments & Stores
Agreement has been reached that Yvonne Magnusson, currently interim CEO, will become permanent CEO for Departments & Stores as of April 2, 2019.
This change will be implemented with regard to the ongoing extensive development of the retail operations at NK within Departments & Stores as well as the ongoing efforts to separate the operating entities within the RNB group. Yvonne has a broad experience within marketing and general management, for instance as CEO of Cervera where she was part of the association of NK franchisees (NKFF) whereby she obtained a thorough understanding of the NK business model. She has been the interim CEO of Departments & Stores since October 1, 2018.
Magnus Håkansson, CEO of RNB Retail and Brands AB (publ), comments:” Strengthening the leadership of Departments & Stores reinforces the conditions for our execution of the ongoing development efforts”
Yvonne Magnusson says: “The ongoing processes are challenging and exciting with significant potential. My experience within change management make up a good basis for follow through of the extensive development of our NK-stores.”
For further information, please contact:
Magnus Håkansson, CEO, RNB RETAIL AND BRANDS AB
46 8 410 520 02, 46 768 87 20 02, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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above, at 8:20 pm CET on April 2 2019.
RNB RETAIL AND BRANDS owns, operates and develops fashion wear, ready-to-wear clothing, accessories, jewelry and cosmetics stores and e-commerce that focus on providing excellent service and a world-class shopping
experience. Sales are conducted through the concepts Brothers, Departments & Stores, Man of a kind and Polarn O. Pyret. The Group has more than 250 stores and e-commerce platforms in 10 countries. RNB RETAIL AND BRANDS is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm (RNBS). www.rnb.se