Cheap Monday has appointed Carl Malmgren as its new creative director, effective July 1, 2017. He succeeds Swedish designer Ann-Sofie Back who held her creative role at Cheap Monday in a part-time, consulting manner since 2009, besides running her own fashion label, Back.
"It is with sadness that I leave the Cheap Monday team that I have worked with so closely for such a long time but Mr. Malmgren will be a more suitable candidate for the role as the brand now evolves”, said Back.
Malmgren has been with Cheap Monday since its start, working closely alongside brand founder Örjan Andersson and being the company’s “first ever customer and employee”. Before taking over his new creative leadership, Malmgreen was responsible for the denim collection.