Safilo Group’s shareholders approved on April 29 the company’s accounts for the 2020 financial year and appointed a new board of directors, increasing its composition from 9 to 10 members. Elected board members proposed by Multibrands Italy, an entity controlled by HAL Holding that holds 49.84 percent of Safilo Group’s share, are Eugenio Razelli, Angelo Trocchia, Melchert F. Groot, Jeffrey A. Cole, Robert Polet, Ines Mazzilli, Cinzia Morelli-Verhoog, Katia Buja and Irene Boni. BDL Capital Management, holder of 14.99 percent of Safilo Group’s shares through several entities, will be represented at the board of directors by Matthieu Brisset. Eugenio Razelli will serve as the chairman of the board of directors, which will remain in place until Dec. 31, 2023. The new elected board confirmed Angelo Trocchia as the chief executive officer of the Italian eyewear group.