Textile industry software provider Lectra has announced the appointment of Bruno Mattia as director of PLM Professional Services.

He joins Lectra's company's headquarters in Paris, France, and will direct PLM project management, consulting and training activities worldwide.

"I am delighted that Bruno Mattia has joined Lectra's PLM team," said Lectra's PLM director Pascal Denizart. "Professional services are an integral component of our PLM offering, and Bruno's international project management expertise will ensure that our customers benefit from all the added value that our PLM offering brings to the management of their product and collections lifecycles."

Mattia has 14 years of consulting and project management at Lectra, including six years of PLM project management.

"I'm very pleased to join Lectra's PLM team," he said. "The company's PLM offering reflects Lectra's deep understanding of the fashion businesses and processes as well as its technological expertise, developed through more than 30 years of working with the industry's major players. I'm proud to bring all of my experience to this new, cutting-edge enterprise software."