Former President Returns to Quiksilver

Huntington Beach, Calif. Robert McKnight has resumed his role as president of Quiksilver, and will remain both chairman of the board and CEO.

McKnight will be responsible for directing the company’s strategic and operational initiatives, including renewing its focus on its Quiksilver, Roxy and DC core apparel and footwear brands. 

Bernard Mariette has resigned from his position as president and as a director of the company in order to pursue other interests, which may include attempting to acquire the Rossignol group.