SVP, Operations & Finance, Luxottica Wholesale North America
Fabrizio Uguzzoni has nearly 20 years of experience as a global executive with expertise in operations, finance, customer service, logistics and IT.
Most recently, Fabrizio served as SVP, Operations & Finance for the N.A. Wholesale division of Luxottica, a leader in fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Luxottica’s proprietary brands include Ray-Ban, Oakley, Persol and Oliver Peoples and its licensed brands including Burberry, Chanel, Coach, D&G, Michael Kors, Prada, Tiffany and Tory Burch. Its owned retail businesses include Sunglass Hut, Lenscrafters, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical.
As a member of Luxottica’s N.A. executive team, Fabrizio developed and implemented plans to drive the wholesale business, elevate the customer experience and ensure an operational infrastructure equipped for significant growth.
Previously at Luxottica, he served as the Group’s Logistics Director for three years based in both Italy and Atlanta. He was responsible for defining, developing and executing the logistic strategies for Luxottica worldwide (North and South America, EMEA and Asia Pacific regions) for both Wholesale and Retail. Fabrizio first joined Luxottica in 2009 as Group Purchasing Director. With a team of 80 people across Italy, China, Brazil, India and the US, he led sourcing strategy for the Group with full purchasing P&L responsibility.
Fabrizio previously held senior positions at Whirlpool, based out of Germany and Poland, including Sourcing Director for Europe and Head of Procurement for the Dishwashing Product Group. He also managed logistics and procurement for Bayer in Europe. Fabrizio started his career as a product specialist for Ceramiche Marca Corona S.p.A., a world leader in the ceramic sector. He has an MBA from Polytechnic of Milan and an MS in Chemistry from the University of Modena.