Ermenegildo Zegna has been Chief Executive Officer of the Ermenegildo Zegna Group since 1997, having served on the Board since 1989. Previously, he held senior executive positions within the Zegna Group including in the USA, after a retail experience at Bloomingdale’s, New York.
He is also a member of the boards of Tom Ford International, Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana, the Council for the United States and Italy and, from 2018, the American luxury brand Thom Browne.
In 2011, he was nominated Cavaliere del Lavoro by the President of the Italian Republic.
The company’s success is based on an increasingly wide-reaching portfolio of products and styles - formal, casual and sports apparel, avant-garde lines, shoes, leather accessories, and under licence fragrances, eyewear, underwear and watches.
A graduate in economics from the University of London, Mr. Zegna also studied at Harvard Business School.
Mr. Zegna was appointed to the Board of Directors of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. on 12 October 2014.