Rusling joined Monsoon Accessorize in 2013. Prior to that, he ran the international business at George at Asda for five years. He was previously international manager at Marks & Spencer for 12 years.
The international division contributes around 60 per cent of Mothercare’s gross sales but came under severe pressure in 2015-16. Sales grew once again in the first half of 2016-17, rising 7.7 per cent, according to Retailweek.com.