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Trinity Group appoints Richard Samuel Cohen as CEO

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Hong Kong, China - April 14, 2014, Hong Kong, China - Trinity Group, the menswear subsidiary of Li & Fung, anounced that Richard Samuel Cohen will join the company as chief executive officer, effective May 22, 2014.

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Mr. Cohen previously served as senior vice president of business development at Saks Fifth Avenue. Before that, he spent 16 years as President and CEO of Zegna North America. In the 80's, he presided over the sales department at Burberry in the United States.

The company also announced that its group managing director Yat Ming Wong has been promoted to a newly created role as executive director of Fung Retailing, the private holding entity for Trinity and other Fung Group retailing interests.

Prior to joining the Group, Mr. Wong was the Chief Executive, Consumer and Healthcare of Greater China of Inchcape Marketing Service, and a director of Inchcape Pacific Limited. He joined the Fung group in 1999 as Regional Director of Fung Distribution International Limited.

Mr. Wong has more than 30 years of experience in the distribution of consumer products and in particular, he has extensive experience in the distribution of fast-moving consumer products in the Asia-Pacific region. He successfully marketed many well-known consumer brands in the Asia-Pacific region, including Brand's Essence of Chicken, Ferrero chocolate, Mattel Toys, Scholl and Listerine.

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