Marcus Kuerner, senior environmental manager at Adidas, is the new chairman of the product safety committee of Fesi, the Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry. Bruno Alves, government and public affairs director at Nike, has been elected chairman of Fesi's intellectual property rights committee. Alves will be assisted by two vice chairmen: Anne Laurent of Amer Sports and Neil Narriman of Puma. They take care of the same sector at their respective companies.