Paul Rosengard, former government vice chairman, head of wholesale and international licensing at True Faith, has lined up a brand new gig as a senior adviser to WHP International.
WHP International owns and manages a portfolio of manufacturers approaching $7 billion in international retail gross sales together with Anne Klein, Joseph Abboud, Joe’s Denims, Bonobos, Isaac Mizrahi, Toys ‘R’ Us and Infants ‘R’ Us, and has a 60 % curiosity in Categorical. The corporate was ranked quantity 10 prime international licensor by License International.
Rosengard had been with True Faith for 4 years and left in March. He was succeeded in Could by Jim Kushner as government vice chairman, North America wholesale gross sales, as reported.
Earlier in Rosengard’s profession he was president, North America at Anatwine, a division of Zalando SE, and earlier than that was chief government officer and proprietor of Boston Merchants, and president, males’s attire at Li & Fung USA. He has additionally held prime posts at Perry Ellis America and Randa Equipment.
Rosengard, who couldn’t be reached for remark, studies to Effy Zinkin, chief working officer of WHP International.
“We’re happy to welcome Paul Rosengard to WHP International as a senior adviser for our style vertical. Paul’s in depth business information and relationships will assist drive development and create alternatives for our style manufacturers as we proceed to develop their attain around the globe,” Zinkin informed WWD.
Along with his attire position, Rosengard is an adjunct professor and board member of Parsons Faculty of Design, and earlier spent 16 years as an adjunct professor at Style Institute of Know-how.