Mark Robinson, managing director of Citizen Watch UK, has been given the new position of group managing director of Citizen Watch United Kingdom, Ltd.
Mr Robinson, who has been with the company for 20 years, will have overall strategic responsibility for all Citizen-owned brands in the UK, which now include Frederique Constant, Alpina and Bulova.
All three brands were operating independently or via distributors in the UK before they were acquired by Citizen Watch Company.
Mr Robinson will lead a team including Brian Gillingham as chief finance and operating officer; Stuart Peacock as chief sales officer; and Matthew LeFevre as sales director of Frederique Constant and Alpina watches. Mr LeFevre was previously sales and marketing director for Maurice Lacroix in the UK.
Duncan Harris, general manager of Bulova UK and Liam McAllister, the brand’s marketing director for EMEA, have left the business.
Citizen Watch UK says it is currently recruiting replacements.