Billabong Appoints New Global Retail Manager

In the wake of unveiling its revitalization strategy, Billabong announced that central to the new plan is the overhaul of its retail operations,  and the appointment of former Target colleague Colin Haggerty as its Global Retail Operations Manager, according to

Most recently Haggerty was Board Director (Store Operations, Omni-Channel & Format Development) at Target Australia where he served for almost three years, and prior to that served as Business Development Director at Wal-Mart, Chief Operating Officer at Danish Home Furnishings giant ILVA and Retail Executive at Marks and Spencer where he oversaw the ‘Store of the Future’ format development that became blueprint for new M&S revamp programme. Colin Haggerty is a graduate of the prestigious Cranfield School of Management, with a network of professionals, many of whom are leading figures in the business world. Billabong's revitalisation strategy is expected to be unveiled via a web conference today.