Jacob Maurer, formerly the svp/merchandising and gmm at Sur La Table, has been named president of The Cookware Company Americas.
He will officially assume his new role at Ambiente, which is set to take place in Frankfurt, Germany, from February 9 to 13, 2018.
Dieter Naessens, current president of The Cookware Company Americas, will be assuming a new role with the company. In July 2018, he will be relocating to join the board of directors at the headquarters of The Cookware Company, located in Belgium. He will be responsible for global sales and marketing.
Maurer will report directly to Naessens.