Jan Stig has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the MBT Group. Before Stig moved to MBT he was CEO of the BTX Group A/S, one of the biggest textile groups in Europe, and before that CEO North Americas Region for Ecco. Stig also held previous positions as Member, Group Managing Board and Executive Vice President of Sales, Retail and Marketing. Hermann Oberschneider, Chairman of the Board of Directors, is said to be pleased with Stig’s practical knowledge, passion and extensive experience, and is confident that Stig will cement the MBT’s global footprint of MBT, with his understanding of retail and the needs of consumers.

—Melanie Gropler