Anne Mette Nøhr is the first woman to join ECCO’s executive board, which has been expanded from three to five members in view of the company’s continued growth. The 44-year-old female executive, who joined ECCO in 1997 to take care of its accounting, has been promoted as finance director of the group. She previously worked for KPMG in Denmark and in the USA. The other new member of the executive board is Andreas Wortmann, in charge of product and branding.