Dutch fashion label Garcia Jeans enlarges its team to prepare for further growth.

Frank Tielsch has been appointed sales director, effective 1 January, 2015. He previously collected experience as sales manager for Nike, O’Neill Europe, as well as Adidas and was sales director for Scotch & Soda. Together with the Garcia Jeans sales team, Tielsch is responsible for expediting the further expansion of Garcia Jeans.

Hans Kolema has been appointed country manager for Spain and Portugal, effective 1 January, 2015. Koelma previously worked as area manager at Sting and as sales manager at G-Star.

Garcia Jeans increased its pre-order numbers for the first half year of 2015 by 22% in comparison to the previous year and expects an increase in turnover of 28% for the fiscal year 2014.