Giorgio Presca, who has served as General Manager of Products and Marketing at Geox since May 2011, has now been appointed to CEO of the Italian footwear and apparel specialist, according to Italian online dailies.

The Italian manager has previously worked in top positions for many prestigious jeanswear companies including Levi's, Diesel, Lee and Citizens of Humanity. Presca succeeds Diego Bolzonello in a new move that aims to continue increasing the strategic development vision pursued by Founder and President Mario Moretti Polegato.