Torsten Hochstetter has been appointed as Creative Director of the O’Neill group, effective since mid December. In this newly created position, Hochstetter is responsible for all the O’Neill designs, located at the headquarters in Warmond / Netherlands.

In former positions he was responsible for international design teams of brands like Adidas originals, Y3, and Porsche Design. In his most previous position, he was Creative Director Sports Style at Adidas.

Hochstetter studied fashion design in Germany and Italy, always focusing on sports and the merge with fashion. He will report to Keith Harkess, General Manager Product and Supply O’Neill.