Marco Pirani will be Geox' new sales director for northern and central Europe, based at the office of Geox Deutschland in Munich. He will oversee sales in the German-speaking countries and the U.K., among other territories. With his nomination, Marcus Meyer is leaving as chief executive of Geox Deutschland, responsible for Germany, Austria and Switzerland, after eight years in this position. Pirani ran Luxottica's German office and then, for six years, the German office of Chicco, with responsibility also for Eastern Europe.