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Industry Moves: Adidas Names New Head of Global Operations

Feb. 27, 2019: Adidas has named Martin Shankland head of global operations, effective March 4. The board member, who has worked at the German sportswear brand for 22 years, replaces Gil Steyaert, who exited the company to pursue new career opportunities. Shankland joined Adidas in 1997 and most recently held the role of managing director for emerging markets.
Feb. 26, 2019: Amazon has elected former PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi to its board of directors. The executive, who stepped down in October after 12 years spearheading the food and beverage company, also joins the e-tail giant’s audit committee. The board now has 11 members, with Starbucks COO Rosalind Brewer added to the team in early February.
Feb. 25, 2019: Clarks has tapped Giorgio Presca as CEO, effective next month. Presca will be responsible for all operational, financial and commercial aspects of the business. Presca was most recently CEO at Golden Goose Deluxe Brand, and between 2012 and 2016, he headed up Geox.
Feb. 21, 2019: Salvatore Ferragamo has promoted Paul Andrew to the post of creative director. “I am thrilled by the opportunity and humbled by the challenge to contribute to the future of Salvatore Ferragamo and further realize the dreams of its founder,” Andrew

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