Sumary of Is Riccardo Tisci exiting Burberry?:
- An article published by WWD on Wednesday suggests Mr Lee may be considered for the top creative job at Burberry, citing current creative director Riccardo Tisci’s contract will expire in early 2023.
- Mr Akeroyd may well wish to have a british national creatively helm a british heritage brand in its next iteration.
- Burberry has made no noise about replacing or shaking up its creative direction, but according to the article, one source confirmed that Lee and Burberry were in advanced discussions, although no deal has been signed.