Ecofibre appointed Ulrich Tombuelt as managing director and CEO, as well as president of Ecofibre Advanced Technologies, effective Aug. 5.

Tombuelt brings a wealth of experience as a CEO and business leader, creating value in multiple manufacturing and distribution businesses.

He has previously worked extensively in the textile industry across the United States and Germany, with additional experience establishing manufacturing operations in China.

John Foley, interim CEO since May, will remain in an advisory capacity to ensure a smooth transition.