Fashion group Inditex has appointed Antonio Rubio Merino as chief financial officer.

Merino, who has already been serving as administrator of Inditex, will also join the steering committee and the business committee of the company.

Before joining Inditex in 2003, Merino was director of consolidation and audit at Grupo Abengoa.

In addition, Abel López  has been appointed as new director of export and transport at Inditex. López will take on new corporate responsibilities within the transport area, adding to those he already had in the export area.