ANDREAS SOEFFKER: resigns from Roesch position
SALES and Marketing chief of German sleepwear and homewear market leader Gerhard Rösch since 2012, Andreas Söffker announced his resignation for personal reasons last week. His decision is said to have been made with the Board’s approval and his responsibilities are to be assumed by Managing Director Arnd-Gerrit Rösch.
HEINZ MEIERKORD: voted head of CIRFS
THE CEO of leading European polyester yarn producer Advansa, Heinz Meierkord, was elected unanimously as the new President of the European Man-made Fibres Association (CIRFS). He replaces Giulio Bonazzi, CEO of Aquafil, who remains a member of the CIRFS Board as past-President.