Martino Boselli arrives at Benetton at a moment of structural changes, and reports to ceo Massimo Renon, who joined the company in March from Marcolin Group.
The company showcased its social responsibility commitment by releasing the 2019 Integrated Report.
The Benetton family has been under the public opinion’s attack for almost two years, following the collapse of a section of the Morandi bridge in Genoa.
The decision is linked to the deadly collapse of a section of the Morandi bridge in Genoa in August 2018.
Edizione’s clothing and textile division represented 6.8 percent of total sales, standing at 1.23 billion euros as the holding plans to support the companies it controls “to ensure their growth and development also by engaging partners that will share strategy and governance.”
The Italian eyewear company has not yet named a successor.
The “Wool So Cool” line includes Woolmark-certified basics in bright, monochrome colors as well as a piece designed by Jean-Charles de Castelbajac.