Changes at the management board of Marc O' Polo: Andreas Baumgärtner, member of the Executive Board and responsible for Design, Production, Marketing & Licenses will leave the company as of 30 September 2016. Over the past 16 years, Andreas Baumgärtner has decisively contributed to the growth of the company. The termination of contract occurs by mutual agreement.

The successor of Andreas Baumgärtner will be Bernd Keller (50) who will then take over the responsibility for Design, Production, Marketing & Licenses as COO. Bernd Keller has more than 25 years of experience in the fashion & sportswear segment. Following his Design studies in Florence, he worked for Adidas, Puma, Hugo Boss, and from 1992 to 1998 also for MARC O’POLO as product manager.