Primark Stores Ltd. appointed Paula Dumont Lopez as trading director, Sky News reported Dec. 22, citing company sources.
The company's CEO, Paul Marchant, told the top management team about the hire recently, the sources said.
She will oversee Primark's womenswear operations in all of the markets where it operates. She was most recently head of Esprit Holdings Ltd's lifestyle division, according to the report.
Primark is a unit of Associated British Foods plc.