GAETANO MARZOTTO: creating riches for all

Born in Valdagno, Vicenza, in 1952, Gaetano Marzotto went to the Morosini naval academy in Venice and then graduated in business economy from the Bocconi university in Milan in the 1976/77 academic year. After a series of internships in such important organizations as Deloitte, Haskins & Sells, Olivetti, and Necchi, he began to cover various managerial roles in the family firm, amongst which the head of financial control and management of the textile division and of central acquisition services; director of the furnishing division; director of the Marlboro division; vice-president of the Gruppo Marzotto; and director of foreign market development. Since 2000 he has been vice-president of J. Hirsch & Co. Management & Consulting S.r.l., Milan. Furthermore, he is adviser to many industrial associations in the Italian and international fashion sector: SMI (Sistema Moda Italia) and IAF (International Apparel Federation), of which he has also been president.
Today he is President of Pitti immagine, Managing director, Hugo Boss and the Valentino Fashion Group, President, Zignago Santa Margherita S.p.A. and Member of the board of directors of Zignago Holding e vetro