NEW HEAD AT ZENITH: WWD has learned Aldo Magada is to head up Zenith, the most thoroughbred of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton’s stable of watch brands. Magada, who is currently the international sales and business development director at Breitling SA, should take up the position in July, according to an industry source. A spokesman from LVMH had no comment.
Magada will succeed Jean-Frédéric Dufour at Zenith. In mid-April, it was revealed that Rolex had tapped Dufour as its new ceo.
This story first appeared in the May 5, 2014 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.