David Chu has been named CEO of Georg Jensen, the Danish luxury silver, jewelry, and watch design company and global retailer.
Chu previously served as cochair of the board of directors as well as chief creative officer of Georg Jensen. He will continue to serve as a board member as well as the chief creative officer, overseeing the design direction and strategy for all products.
In 1983, Chu founded Nautica, which was sold to VF Corp. in 2003. From 2006 to 2009, Chu served as chief creative officer of Tumi, the global luggage, travel, and accessory brand.