Celine's Johnny Coca is now Mulberry's new Creative Director
Starting July 2015, Johnny Coca, currently head design director for leather goods and accessories supremo at Celine will take over as the new creative director for Mulberry.
He will be responsible for all collections and report in directly to Godfrey Davis, Mulberry chairman and CEO.
With the in-house team overseeing all collections and collaborations— including the succesful partnership with Cara Delevingne, the house has operated without a creative director since the departure of emma hill in June 2013.
Photo: Courtesy of Mulberry
Coca, who is Spanish, is the behind-the-scenes accessory genius who make up the secret weaponry of major luxury groups.
He has held his position at celine since 2010 and has previously worked for Louis Vuitton and Bally on accessories.