Fashion holding company SINV SpA has appointed Massimo Braglia as chief executive officer.

Braglia has previously headed Gucci footwear unit Sergio Rossi, and has worked as a licence manager at Gucci unit Guccio Gucci SpA, and fashion house Dolce & Gabbana.

SINV, headquartered in northern Italy, has an annual turnover of around €143 million.

It specialises in the production and distribution of branded sportswear under its own Victor Victoria brand and has licensing deals with designer Mariuccia Mandelli, and fashion houses Moschino and Valentino.