Daniel Rüfenacht has been appointed CEO of Bluesign Technologies, effective June 1. He replaces Jill Dumain, who has become global vice president for sustainability solutions at SGS Group, the global testing, inspection and certification company of which Bluesign is a part. Rüfenacht began his career with the Swiss government, identifying market opportunities for sustainable trade from developing countries and overseeing the development of the first sustainable label in Switzerland for the textile industry. He joined SGS in 2008 as vice-president of corporate sustainability and was promoted to group vice-president of corporate communications and sustainability in 2017. Bluesign Technologies, established in 2000 and based in St. Gallen, Switzerland, works with the entire textile value chain to eliminate harmful substances within the manufacturing process to minimize the impact on people and the environment.