Schuh has appointed Nicola Monachello as its new buying director. She will be replacing David Spencer, who left his role in March after 21 years. In her new role at Schuh, she will report directly to Colin Temple, Schuh's managing director. Monachello spent the past 10 years at New Look, where she served most recently as head of buying for footwear, home and lifestyle. She has also previously worked at Faith and Wallis.