Tapestry has added three new leaders to its executive team: Liza Fraser was named CEO and Brand President of Kate Spade; Giorgio Sarné was promoted to CEO and Brand President of Stuart Weitzman; and Yann Bozec was promoted to President, Tapestry Asia Pacific in addition to his current role of CEO and Brand President of Coach China. These industry veterans were appointed to drive long-term growth at their respective brands.
Fraser will join the company on March 1, taking over Kate Spade from Tapestry CFO Joanne Crevoiserat, who has been leading the brand in an interim capacity since December 2019. Fraser previously served as President of Lafayette 148, as well as CEO of Anne Klein and President of Marc by Marc Jacobs.
Sarné will replace Eraldo Poletto as the CEO and Brand President of Stuart Weitzman on March 1. He is currently President, Tapestry Asia and CEO and President of Coach Asia, and has held multiple leadership roles at Tapestry since joining in November 2013. Emmanuel Ruelland, VP and General Manager of Tapestry Southeast Asia & Oceania, will succeed Sarné as President of Coach Asia.
Bozec has been with Coach since joining its Japan division in 2008. His recent efforts include overseeing the integration of both Kate Spade’s and Stuart Weitzman’s China operations onto the Tapestry platform.