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Delta Galil appoints new president of Global Upper Markets

The company welcomes back Gil Shimon, former Tefron CEO, to Senior Management Team.

2nd February 2017

Knitting Industry
 |  Tel Aviv

Knitted Outerwear, Sports/​Activewear

"We are extremely pleased to welcome back Gil, as he brings with him a proven track record of international operations and marketing in intimate apparel and activewear,” said Isaac Dabah, Chief Executive Officer of Delta Galil.

“As Global Upper Markets continue to be an important business segment, and a strong contributor to our sales, Gil’s expertise in both our company and the overall industry will be instrumental in maximizing our opportunities for future growth.”

Dedication and commitment

Mr Shimon rejoins Delta after working for the company for nearly twenty years (1992 – 2011), the last four of which he served as Manager of the Socks and Seamfree business units. During his tenure, he increased Delta’s business turnover and promoted advances in production, marketing and corporate development. Most recently, he served as Chief Executive Officer of Tefron, which manufactures intimate apparel globally.

“Delta has always maintained a dedication and commitment to design and innovation, which I have admired and respected. I look forward to working with Isaac and the team again and leveraging my expertise to grow our intimate/activewear sales globally,” commented Mr Shimon.

Mr Shimon is a graduate of Haifa University with a BA degree in Economics and Business Administration. He is married and a father of three. Mr Shimon will assume his position in February 2017.

Delta Galil

Delta Galil Industries is a manufacturer and marketer of branded and private label apparel products for men, women and children. Since its inception in 1975, the company develops innovative seamless apparel including bras, shapewear and socks; intimate apparel for women; extensive lines of underwear for men; activewear, sleepwear and leisurewear.

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