Wilsons The Leather Experts Inc has announced the appointment of the new senior vice president and chief financial officer as Peter G Michielutti. Mr Michielutti will report directly to David L Rogers, president and chief operating officer. Since 1998, Mr Michielutti held the position of vice chairman, Information Services at US Bancorp, one of the leading financial institutions in the US, where he was responsible for the bank's operations, information services and technology functions.