Effective June 14, Hans J. Zimmermann has been appointed new member of the supervisory board of Garant Schuh + Mode. The 65-year-old replaces Angelika Mintrop-Aengevelt, who has resigned. Zimmermann’s appointment is still subject to the approval of the shareholders’ general assembly. He is part of the management of Sal. Oppenheim, a Cologne-based private bank, and is member and/or chairman of supervisory boards of three more companies or banks.