Lighting design brand Foscarini has appointed Renato Delle Side its new CEO of North and South America.

Previously leading sales and marketing efforts at Ligne Roset for more than six years, Renato has additional experience in management and business development on a global level from holding positions in Spain and Italy.

Looking forward to the future, Foscarini is anticipating healthy growth across three channels – retail, contract and ecommerce.

Renato's predecessor Marco Zuin has returned to the company's headquarters in Venice to take on the role in global business development. Foscarini also hired Michael Johnston, former showroom manager at Moooi, to take control at Foscarini Soho Spazio, the company's North American flagship showroom.