FEDERICO MARCHETTI: EVERY MORNING WITH A SMILE ON YOUR LIPS

Born in Ravenna in 1969, Federico Marchetti graduated in economy from the Bocconi university in Milan, and then gained an MBA from Columbia University. After having finished his studies, he began a career in the American corporate world. In 2000, after having worked as an adviser to various entrepreneurs and designers in the fashion industry, both in Italy and the U.S.A., he founded YOOX, an ideal fusion of his vision of business and his enthusiasm for fashion and design. Today he is managing director of the YOOX Group, the global Internet retail partner for the main brands of fashion and design which has established itself among market leaders with its multi-brand stores yoox.com and thecorner.com, as well as such mono-brand online stores as zegna.com, valentino.com, and diesel.com, all of them “Powered by YOOX Group”.