Kresimir Novak, a 39-year-old manager who has been running domestic sales for Salamander since 2011, is being promoted to the position of joint managing director in charge of sales and marketing, starting in August. He will take the place of Norbert Breuer, who is retiring at the end of this week after ten years at the head of the company, which is controlled by Ara Shoes since 2009. The other joint managing director of Salamander is Jens Keller, who has been in charge of finance since 2012.