It’s official! Raf Simons has officially been announced as the new chief creative officer Calvin Klein. The announcement was made earlier this morning via the label’s Facebook page. According to the label, The arrival of Raf Simons as Chief Creative Officer signifies a momentous new chapter for Calvin Klein,” said Steve Shiffman, CEO of Calvin Klein, Inc. “Not since Mr. Klein himself was at the company has it been led by one creative visionary, and I am confident that this decision will drive the Calvin Klein brand and have a significant impact on its future. Raf’s exceptional contributions have shaped and modernized fashion as we see it today and, under his direction, Calvin Klein will further solidify its position as a leading global lifestyle brand.”
Raf’s first collection for Calvin Klein will debut for the Fall 2017 season.