Carlo Alberto Beretta

Chief client & marketing officer, Kering

Carlo Alberto Beretta was appointed chief client and marketing officer of Kering in October 2016, after serving as CEO of Bottega Veneta since January 2015.

Prior to joining the Kering Group, he was with Ermenegildo Zegna for 11 years, first as senior merchandising manager and later as retail development director. He also served as menswear brand manager at Valentino.

He began his career in 1993 at the Italian department store La Rinascente, where he rose from senior buyer to divisional merchandising manager for menswear over a period of seven years.

An Italian national, Mr Beretta earned a degree in business administration from Bocconi University in Milan.