The Wortmann Group has assigned Achim Tischler to act as chief executive of Wortmann Internationale Schuhproduktionen, a subsidiary that oversees the workings of Tamaris. In this function he will be responsible for this brand of the group, for which he has been handling most of the collections. After finishing his business studies, Tischler rejoined the company as product manager and was appointed to the management board of Wortmann in 2006.