Italian outsole specialist Vibram has announced several changes to its North American leadership team. It said this is part of its long-term organizational strategy to align the company for growth. 

Tammy Vrahopoulos, a former Deloitte employee and HR strategy consultant, has been hired as the company’s VP of human resources. Nicola Beretta, previously director of digital technologies and operations finance at Otis Elevator Co. of Connecticut, is the new VP of finance, succeeding Eric Rosen, who has spent nearly 20 years with the company and is retiring in April. Jay Steere joins Vibram as its new VP of product development and merchandising after 16 years with VF Corp.’s Timberland brand.

The three new hires will report to North Brookfield, Massachusetts-based Vibram Corp. president and global chief brand officer, Fabrizio Gamberini.