Published on : Thursday, March 29, 2018
Armin Broger has been named as Chief Executive Officer of B&B Italia Group, the leading Italian high-end interiors and design group. Mr. Giorgio Busnelli, the current CEO, will be transitioning to the role of President.
In his new role, Mr. Broger will work on deploying a growth strategy to evolve the company’s global footprint and build its globally recognised brand portfolio, currently including B&B Italia, Maxalto and since 2016, Arclinea, a leading manufacturer of luxury kitchens.
Mr. Broger, 56, has built a very successful track record in building brands and leading strategic transformations of global retail and omni-channel businesses. He previously held top executive roles as CEO of Dutch McGregor Fashion group, President EMEA of Levi Strauss & Co. where he helped the premium repositioning of the brand, Tommy Hilfiger Europe, as Chief Operating Officer and Diesel as General Manager. Mr. Broger’s early career includes consultancy at Bain & Company and family entertainment at The Walt Disney Company.