Thomas Camille has been made chief executive of Pataugas, the French footwear brand previously owned by Vivarte, with plans to focus on capsule collections, co-branding and expansions of the distribution network and international e-commerce. Camille has previously held chief-executive posts at the apparel firms Leoca, ElevenParis and Celioclub. He was also a head consultant for another footwear brand, Emling; a deputy CEO, business-unit manager and managing director at Celio; a vice president of buying and marketing manager at Armand Thierry; a marketing and buying manager at Groupe Mulliez; and the French marketing manager for Burberry.