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FESI announces new Board member

Friday, 2 February, 2018


Virgile Caillet new Board member of FESI

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FESI, the European Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry, welcomes a new Board member, Virgile Caillet, Director General of the French Federation Union Sport & Cycle. Caillet also was appointed Vice President and member of the Executive Committee, as approved during the FESI General Assembly on 29 January 2018 at the ISPO Fair in Munich.

Virgile Caillet will succeed Michel Zany, former President of the French Sporting Goods Federation FIFAS and President of Cornilleau SAS. “Michel Zany has been extremely helpful and instrumental in our re-structuring efforts for FESI and we thank him very much for his valuable contribution to the Sporting Goods Industry in France and in Europe over the last years,” said FESI President Frank A. Dassler. “Michel passes on the baton to Virgile Caillet, his worthy successor with great experience and a proven track record in the development of Union Sport & Cycle and the promotion of sports in France.”

During the General Assembly the management Team of FESI, led its by Secretary General Jerome Pero, received confirmation for the new strategy and set up of the Federation over the years to come. “We are happy to announce that we are gaining more and more new members which gives us the assurance that we are on the right way with our vision and mission”, Pero said.