Julbo has appointed Stefano Finazzi as its new country manager for Italy, where the French company took over the distribution in April. He worked previously for an Italian importer of sports products, Socrep. He then took care of the Italian market for two of Oberalp's brands, Dynafit and Pomoca, before becoming export area manager at Dainese. Meanwhile, Benjamin Thaller has left the position of marketing manager at Julbo.