Todd T. Barrato, chief executive officer of North American operations for the Italian luxury men’s brand Brioni, is leaving the company effective May 3.
During a career spanning 20 years at Brioni, Barrato was instrumental in consolidating the brand’s wholesale business while also developing its retail network. He joined the company in 2003 as senior vice president of wholesale, and was promoted to president of wholesale in 2006 and ceo of the U.S.-based division in 2009.
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