Henry Stupp has joined Authentic Brands Group to spearhead the corporate’s enlargement in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
The 30-year veteran, who served most not too long ago as chief government officer of Apex Global Brands, previously Cherokee Global Brands, has assumed the position of president of the EMEA area and can oversee India as properly. He might be headquartered in London the place he might be opening a brand new ABG workplace and recruiting a workforce for that area.
“Henry is an experienced and successful leader who brings valuable insight to ABG,” mentioned Jarrod Weber, group president way of life and chief model officer of ABG. “His proven track record in connecting licensed brands with best-in-class partners and driving distribution are important attributes that we believe will fuel ABG’s continued commitment to brand growth in the region.”
During his decade-long profession at Apex, Stupp is credited with offering steerage on mergers and acquisitions and likewise launched many licenses and types globally. Before becoming a member of Cherokee, Stupp was cofounder of NTD Apparel, a number one licensee of leisure, character, sports activities and branded attire.
“I am delighted to have joined Authentic Brands Group and look forward to forging new paths for the EMEA India regions,” mentioned Stupp. “ABG recognizes the importance of establishing a local presence in these fast-growing territories and I couldn’t be happier to be working with this world-class team and renowned portfolio of globally recognized lifestyle and entertainment brands.”
Taylor Morono, interim senior vice chairman of EMEA, will work with Stupp within the London workplace to broaden ABG’s manufacturers within the area.