RICHARD KISEMBO

Chief Executive & CMO

We are uniquely focused on exerting greater influence in the development of our brands and fostering stronger groupé autonomy in controlling our product quality and customer touch-points. Our overall vision is longterm driven, ensuring our operating strategies place customer experience and market longevity of each brand first and foremost.



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RICHARD KISEMBO IS CHIEF EXECUTIVE & CMO OF INFRA-APPAREL GROUPÉ AND SERVES ON ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS.

PRIOR TO INFRA-APPAREL, MR. KISEMBO WAS RETAINED BY GLOBAL BRANDS GROUP (GBG), TO BUILD A MODEL FOUNDATION FOR GBG’S FASHION LICENSING BUSINESS IN MAINLAND CHINA. AT GBG RICHARD CONCEPTUALIZED THE STRATEGIC TURNAROUND OF THOMAS PINK, A MOËT HENNESSY • LOUIS VUITTON (LVMH) GROUP BRAND, IN MAINLAND CHINA. MR. KISEMBO LIKEWISE INTRODUCED BEBE, AN ICONIC AMERICAN RETAILER, INTO THE MAINLAND CHINA MARKET.

BEFORE JOINING GBG, RICHARD SERVED A BUSINESS DEVELOPEMENT STINT AT ICONIX BRAND GROUP WHERE HE WAS INSTRUMENTAL AT LAUNCHING THE COMPANY’S FORAY INTO EMERGING MARKETS. MR. KISEMBO HOLDS A BACHELORS DEGREE IN FASHION MERCHANDISING FROM LIM COLLEGE IN NEW YORK.

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