Federica Marchionni

President, Dolce & Gabbana Inc.

Ms. Marchionni started her career in the fastest growing industry of technology during the transition phase of telecommunications, working for industry leaders such as Samsung, Phillips, and Ericsson with increasing responsibilities.

In 2001, she brought her business experience into the world of luxury. Over her 10 years tenure at Dolce & Gabbana Milan, Ms. Marchionni was instrumental in the development of their creative and operational strategies. As a key executive, she greatly contributed to their worldwide success by influencing the entire value chain, leading, coordinating and executing many different projects.

More recently, Ms. Marchionni held a position of SVP at Ferrari, before moving to the US.

Ms. Marchionni has a Master's degree in Business Administration from La Sapienza University of Rome (graduated with Honors), also studying in France and the UK. She taught a two year course on Brand Expansion and Extension at Marangoni Fashion School and attended Master’s level classes and Conferences such as Harvard, Fortune MPW, The world in, etc.

Ms. Marchionni has always been a supporter of the Arts and Charitable organizations.