Jimmy Choo has named Tanya Golesic president of the brand’s US subsidiary, J Choo USA, Inc.
Golesic joins on April 11 and will be based in the company’s New York office, overseeing the US and Canada operations.
She will report directly to Pierre Denis, the brand’s chief executive officer, who is based in London.
Golesic has spent more than 20 years in the fashion and retail industries, most recently at Canada Goose where she was chief commercial officer.
Her previous experience also includes executive positions at Marc by Marc Jacobs, Jones Group and Ralph Lauren Corporation.
She replaces Brian Henke, the previous president of the US subsidiary.
“I am looking forward to working with Tanya to continue to strengthen the business in the US, as it is the leading market for the company,” said Denis.
“Her proven track record of business development in both retail and wholesale, strong team management, and keen understanding of the US market will enable us to drive the business forward.”