Monday, 14 September 2015

DUTCH CONGLOMERATE, VLISCO GROUP, PLANS TO APPOINT DAVID SUDDENS AS CEO

Tectono Business Review gathered that a Dutch fashion and design conglomerate, Vlisco Group, that designs, produces and distributes fashion fabrics for the West and Central African market and African consumers in global metropolitan cities, has perfected plans to appoint the current chairman of the Advisory Board, Mr. David Suddens, as Chief Executive Officer, pending consultation with the Workers Council.

Yes, Mr. Suddens is expected to bring excess of 30 years of experience in Europe’s textile and clothing industry where he held numerous CEO positions to bear. The conglomerate’s advisory board is overjoyed to benefit from Mr. Suddens’ wealth of experience, exposure and management skills which are ideally suited to Vlisco Group at this stage of the Group’s growth. Of recent, he was the CEO of the Dr. Martens Footwear brand where he spearheaded its successful turnaround.

Tectono Business Review gathered that Vlisco Group was founded in Helmond, Netherlands, in 1846. Its fabrics have grown into an essential part of African culture, receiving widespread attention from the art, design and fashion worlds. Vlisco Group’s brand portfolio consists of 4 brands:
·         Vlisco
·         Woodin
·         Uniwax
·         GTP