MILAN — Positive yearend financial projections had Prada chief Patrizio Bertelli in a decidedly upbeat mood during a roundtable discussion organized here by luxury goods consultant Carlo Pambianco.

But as for the big news of the week — the resignations of Gucci Group’s Tom Ford and Domenico De Sole — Bertelli said he hadn’t expected “it would get to this. It’s a very delicate situation. I hope they will rethink their decision. I had gotten used to the competition with Gucci, which always pushed us to do better.”

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