Today it became known that after five years of operation, Apple’s senior Vice President for retail and online trade Angela Arends said that in April this year, she plans to leave the company.
Angela Arends joined the iPhone maker in the spring of 2014. Prior to this she was head of the British company Burberry, which produces and sells clothing, accessories and luxury perfumes.
Angela Arends came to Apple on the eve of the launch of a new company product – smart watches Apple Watch. Initially it was assumed that using the new cupertinos will be able to change the balance of power in the market of luxury watches. However, later the concept was changed.
During his tenure as senior Vice President for retail and online trade Angela Arends made a lot of changes into the Apple Store and in the appearance Apple retail stores. But now the former Burberry CEO is confident that over the years too have moved away from “fashion” industry. It is possible that her next place of work will be connected with fashion.
As for Apple, the Apple company has already decided who will replace Angela as senior Vice President for retail and online trade. This direction will lead the current head to work with staff Deirdre O’brien, who has devoted the Apple more than 30 years of life.