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Corratec’s new COO, Jochen Vogt introduced himself to Bike Europe at the 2023 Corratec house show. – Photo Jo Beckendorff

Corratec transforming to European series producer under new COO

RAUBLING, Germany - Iko Sportartikel Handels GmbH - first better known as Iko-Corratec and with the success of its bicycle brand now known as...

I have decided to become a part of that on-going change in the industry,” wrote Steve Carr. – Photo Steve Carr

Steve Carr left Selle Royal

POZZOLEONE, Italy - He became a well-known face in the industry in the past 25 years representing Selle Royal. Recently Steve Carr stepped down by...

Jens Stahlschmidt will be one of the representatives of ZEG’s next generation board of directors. – Photo Jens Stahlschmidt

Dealer cooperative ZEG expands board of directors

COLOGNE, Germany - Europe's largest bicycle dealer cooperative ZEG has hired industry veteran Jens Stahlschmidt as new member of the board of...

Outgoing CEO Robbert De Kock was heavily involved in the biennial World Cycling Forum. – Photo World Cycling Forum

Robbert De Kock to step down as CEO of WFSGI

ITTIGEN, Switzerland - The World Federation of Sporting Goods Industry (WFSGI) is to have a new CEO. After a successful 16-year tenure, Robbert De...

“I am very motivated to contribute to the further development of SSU's future growth,” said Ton Anbeek after his appointment to the board of directors at Signa Sports United. – Photo Bike Europe

Signa Sports appoints former Accell Group's CEO Ton Anbeek to board

BERLIN, Germany - The appointment of former Accell Group CEO Ton Anbeek to the board of directors will help Signa Sport United to elevate its online...

Randy Neufeld, SRAM’s Director of Advocacy, will retire full-time in August. – Photo Green Lane Project

SRAM's Advocacy Director Randy Neufeld retires

CHICAGO, USA - After 14 years of growing and leading SRAM's global advocacy efforts across non-profit cycling organizations, grassroots groups, and...

Orbea’s new CEO Daniel Martínez (l.) and Jon Fernandez. – Photo Orbea

Orbea appoints new CEO

MALLABIA, Spain - After 12 years as CEO of Orbea, Jon Fernandez has announced to step down. Long-term serving at Orbea, Daniel Martínez, will assume...

New Board of Management members at Accel (ltr.): COO Jonas Nilsson, CDO Mia Ruotsala and CFO Toine van Doremalen. – Photo Accell

Accell Group reorganises Board of Management with three new members

HEERENVEEN, the Netherlands - The Supervisory Board of Accell Group has announced the appointment of two new members to its Board of Management....

Bernhard Rohloff, who passed away on May 19th has been inextricably linked to bicycle drive technology. – Photo Rohloff

Bicycle parts innovator Bernhard Rohloff passes away aged 73

FULDATAL, Germany – The founder of Rohloff GmbH and developer of the ‘Rohloff S-L-T 99’ derailleur bicycle chain and the Speedhub 14-speed IHG,...

Simon C. Smith joined Alfred Thun GmbH. – Photo Thun

Thun hires Simon C. Smith

ENNEPETAL, Germany - Simon C. Smith joined Alfred Thun GmbH in the field of International Sales and Business Development. He will focus on...