Safilo has promoted Filippo Pustetto to the role of Italian country manager. Reporting to Joanna Onland, chief commercial officer for Western Europe and global key accounts, he succeeds Despina Tsagari, who takes on the position of global senior director for the GrandVision key account. Hal, the controlling shareholder of GrandVision, is also Safilo's biggest shareholder. Pustetto has held several strategic roles at Safilo since he joined the company in 2002. He was the sales director of Safilo Spain and commercial strategy and planning manager for the Mass/Cool and Atelier segments as well as for the Dior and Carrera brands.