Lapo Elkann

The new Italia Independent sore in Milan's Brera district.

Business Features

Italia Independent’s Lapo Elkann, CEO See Relaunch Opportunities

The company has just opened a new flagship in Milan’s Brera district.

clock October 7, 2020Martino Carrera

Lapo Elkann in the "Never Give Up" charity campaign

Fashion Scoops

Creativity and Charity: Lapo Elkann Supports the Fight Against Coronavirus

The Italian entrepreneur discussed with WWD his philanthropic initiatives and how he is ready to give his creative contribution to the relaunch of Italy after the crisis.

clock April 16, 2020Alessandra Turra

Human Resources

Marco Cordeddu Named CEO of Italia Independent Group

Cordeddu succeeds Mario Pietribiasi, who exited the company on Oct. 9.

clock October 18, 2019Sandra Salibian

Carlo Cracco's restaurant at Garage Italia's headquarters

Fashion Scoops

Lapo Elkann’s Garage Italia, Chef Carlo Cracco Part Ways

The Michelin-starred chef has been a business partner to Lapo Elkann for less than two years.

clock April 17, 2019Martino Carrera

A mask from Billionaire Boys Club manufactured by Italia Independent.

Eyewear

Italia Independent Names New CEO

Succeeding Giovanni Carlino, Mario Pietribiasi will guide the relaunch of the eyewear company.

clock April 8, 2019Alessandra Turra

Marella Agnelli, the willowy wife of Fiat head Gianni Agnelli, speaking with Women's Wear Daily about her new fabric-designing venture.Marella Agnelli, New York

People

Fashion Designers Remember Marella Agnelli Caracciolo

A photographer, textile designer and art collection, she passed away at 91 in her house in Turin on Saturday.

clock February 23, 2019Alessandra Turra

Marella Agnelli, the willowy wife of Fiat head Gianni Agnelli, speaking with Women's Wear Daily about her new fabric-designing venture.Marella Agnelli, New York

People

Marella Agnelli Caracciolo Dies at 91

A photographer, writer and textile designer, she married late Fiat president Gianni Agnelli in 1953.

clock February 23, 2019Alessandra Turra

Lapo Elkann posing with the new Spiaggina by Garage Italia MILAN, ITALY - JULY 04: Lapo Elkann attends HAPPY BIRTHDAY FIAT 500 Event in Milan on July 4, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vincenzo Lombardo/Getty Images for Garage Italia ) *** Local Caption *** Lapo Elkann

Mergers and Acquisitions

Italia Independent Sells 25.44% to Investment Fund

Both Lapo Elkann and Creative Ventures Srl agreed to increase the eyewear company’s capital.

clock February 4, 2019Alessandra Turra

Ginevra Elkann

Human Resources

Kering Board Nominates Ginevra Elkann as Director

The French luxury group will ask shareholders to approve the nomination of the Italian film producer to succeed economist Laurence Boone.

clock November 5, 2018Joelle Diderich

Lapo Elkann posing with the new Spiaggina by Garage Italia MILAN, ITALY - JULY 04: Lapo Elkann attends HAPPY BIRTHDAY FIAT 500 Event in Milan on July 4, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vincenzo Lombardo/Getty Images for Garage Italia ) *** Local Caption *** Lapo Elkann

Fashion Scoops

Lapo Elkann Presents Spiaggina by Garage Italia

The car, developed in collaboration with Pininfarina and Fiat, is the first style conceived by Garage Italia.

clock July 5, 2018Alessandra Turra

Lapo Elkann portrayed inside Garage Italia's "Materioteca" area

Eyewear

EXCLUSIVE: Lapo Elkann Launches ‘Laps Collection’ With Italia Independent

The new collection designed by Elkann will hit stores in late June.

clock June 25, 2018Alessandra Turra

Diego Della Valle;Lapo Elkann;Andrea Della Valle

Designer and Luxury

Tod’s Links With Lapo Elkann’s Garage Italia

The first collection under the Tod’s No_Code umbrella will bow in October.

clock June 18, 2018Luisa Zargani

Christian Simoni

Financial

Children’s Wear Firm Monnalisa Eyeing IPO by June

The goal of the listing of the family-owned Monnalisa is mainly to accelerate the growth and the international presence of the group, in particular in the retail and e-commerce channels. 

clock May 8, 2018Luisa Zargani

World Famous Disney Characters Mickey Mouse (l) and Minnie Mouse (r) Pose For Photos in Front of the Independence Monument in Yangon Myanmar 25 September 2014 the Walt Disney Characters Are on a Tour in Myanmar to Promote the 'Disney Live!' Presentation of Three Classic Fairy Tales Featuring More Than 25 Disney Characters Such As Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Cinderella and Beauty and the Beast Planned at the Myanmar Event Park From 08 to 12 October 2014 Myanmar YangonDisney Characters in Myanmar - Sep 2014

Eyewear

Italia Independent, The Walt Disney Company Sign Eyewear Licensing Deal

The first eyewear collection, celebrating Mickey Mouse’s 90th anniversary, will be unveiled in September.

clock March 27, 2018Alessandra Turra

The Emirati racing driver Amna Al Qubaisi.

Fashion Scoops

Italia Independent, Garage Italia to Sponsor Emirati Female Racing Driver

The eyewear brand created a capsule collection of sunglasses inspired by the UEA young driver.

clock March 8, 2018Martino Carrera

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