Richemont Group-owned French label Lancel has announced that as of October 1 Fabrizio Cardinali will assume the role of Chief Executive Officer. The Italian native is an industry expert, having previously served as the Sales and Marketing Director and Worldwide Director at Dolce & Gabbana. He has also held senior international positions at the Diesel Group and Levi Strauss & Co.
Richemont Fashion and Accessories CEO Marty Wikstrom said: “Fabrizio brings business expertise, industry insight and a proven track record in global brand building which will complement the creative direction established by Leonello Borghi. Lancel, a Maison with deep heritage and significant potential for growth, welcomes Fabrizio’s energy and experience to the company.”