OptiTex, the developer of 2D and 3D CAD systems for fashion industry, is ramping up its expansion with the appointment of Amnon Shalev as its vice president of sales and marketing for Europe.

The company is also selecting new distributors in Europe as part of its growth plans.

Shalev previously worked for technology companies including HP and Kodak and has been hired in "response to the growing needs and expectations of our various European partnerships," according to OptoTex CEO Ran Machtinger.