Men's wear company Corneliani has named Pietro Monopoli as its new marketing director.

Monopoli previously worked at sportswear companies Nike Italia and Reebok Italia, and at men's shirts maker, Alea.

Corneliani is based in Mantova, northern Italy, and owns the brands Corneliani, Trend Corneliani, Corneliani Sportwear, CC Collection Corneliani, Set, and Nino Danieli.

It also distributes the Polo and Mauro Krieger brands, under licence.

The company recorded a consolidated turnover of €110 million for 2003.