Amsterdam, Netherlands – Locally based Gucci Group N.V. and Stella McCartney appointed James C. Seuss as CEO of the new Stella McCartney label. The appointment will take effect on May 21, 2001.

Most recently, Seuss served as managing director of Tiffany & Co. During his 12 years with Tiffany & Co., he acquired wide experience in luxury retail and wholesale distribution in key Asian and European markets.