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The Inditex fashion group has named Marta Ortega, the 37-year-old daughter of the company’s billionaire founder Amancio Ortega, as the next chairwoman of the retail multinational best-known for its flagship chain Zara.

Inditex said in a statement Tuesday that Marta Ortega would replace Pablo Isa, who has served as chairman since 2011, starting from 1 April 2022.

Marta Ortega has spent the last 15 years gaining experience in various Inditex operations, most notably in Zara, where she has strengthened the brand’s image and fashion outlook, the statement said.

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