Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / IAF announces changes in Executive Committee & Board
IAF announces changes in Executive Committee & Board
01
Nov '08
During the 24th IAF World Apparel Convention held in Maastricht (The Netherlands), a number of important decisions were made with regard to the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of the International Apparel Federation (IAF).

IAF has benefited from strong membership growth in the past year, counting 62 associate members, 20 corporate members and national apparel associations in 36 countries worldwide. IAF Executive Committee Due to expansion within his own company, Roland Tsai (Taiwan Textile Federation) will be stepping down from his position on the IAF Executive Committee and Board.

Hasan Arat (Turkish Clothing Manufacturers' Association) has been nominated to serve as Treasurer on the IAF Executive Committee. He is the successor of Kevin Burke (American Apparel and Footwear Association. These changes take effect immediately.

In addition to the changes above, the IAF welcomes to the Board of Directors four new Board members. These are Rahul Mehta of the Clothing Manufacturers' Association of India (CMAI), Fazlul Hoque of the Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers & Exporters Association (BKMEA), Steve Jesseph of Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP) and Raymond Wu from Taiwan Textile Federation (TTF).

The remaining members have been elected to serve for a second two year term including the President, Vassils Masselos, and the Vice President, Harry van Dalfsen.

International Apparel Federation


Must ReadView All

New Investment for traditional Myanmar textiles, weavers

Textiles | On 21st Oct 2018

New Investment for traditional Myanmar textiles, weavers

Myanmar Artisans Co Ltd, Turquoise Mountain and the DaNa Facility,...

Pak knitwear exporters plan environmental compliance

Textiles | On 21st Oct 2018

Pak knitwear exporters plan environmental compliance

Pakistani manufacturers and exporters of knitwear garments have...

Courtesy: Hyosung

Textiles | On 21st Oct 2018

Hyosung converting spandex plants into smart factories

Hyosung TNC, the textile and trading unit arm of Hyosung, is...

Interviews View All

Darshan Mehta, Infinium Polychem

Darshan Mehta
Infinium Polychem

We are spending double digit figures on R&D

Top executives, Textile industry, India

Top executives
Textile industry, India

Such fairs are a must for industry to showcase new innovations

Vidhyaa Shankar. S, A Ganapathi Chettiar

Vidhyaa Shankar. S
A Ganapathi Chettiar

'The usage of knits is getting into the boundaries of woven fabrics'

Anupam Arya,

Anupam Arya

<div>Jaipur-based Fabriclore Retailing Pvt. Ltd. is attempting to revive...

Harsh Shah,

Harsh Shah

Fynd is the central online shopping destination for fashion, offering...

Himanshu Jariwala,

Himanshu Jariwala

J Korin started as a partnership firm with four powerlooms in the textiles ...

Robert Erichsen, Statex Produktions & Vertriebs GmbH

Robert Erichsen
Statex Produktions & Vertriebs GmbH

Statex Produktions &amp; Vertriebs Gmbh, founded in 1978 and headquartered ...

Steve Cole, Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Georg Reinhold, Trützschler  Nonwovens & Man-Made Fibers

Georg Reinhold
Trützschler Nonwovens & Man-Made Fibers

Trützschler Nonwovens & Man-Made Fibers, a part of the Trützschler Group,...

Akta Adani, India Boulevard

Akta Adani
India Boulevard

India Boulevard is a San Francisco-based curated fashion marketplace that...

Nisha Chanda, Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

Nisha Chanda
Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

<div>A lack of upgraded courses in costume designing and fashion as per...

Aditi Somani, Aditi Somani

Aditi Somani
Aditi Somani

Aditi Somani specialises in luxury fusion wear with international cuts and ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


October 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search