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Dual Citizenship: Canadian and Italian
Highlights of qualifications
CURRENTLY Buying at MICHAEL KORS, EUROPE.
1st and longest standing member of the European buying team, working with Lifestyle and Outlet stores, and on boarding a team of 6 people.
Have been with the brand since opening over 60 stores in less than 1.5 years.
Expertise in handbags, small leather goods, apparel, watches, and eyewear. Currently responsible for Outlet Handbags and Apparel, equal to 70% of the business and generating €100 million in sales across both departments.
High level of business acumen and driven by results
Strong analytical and creative problem solving skills with a proven ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial, high volume business
Able to multi-task and work in a fast pace and agile environment
Good judgment and decision making skills with the ability to exercise confidence in suggesting calculated risks
Strong understanding of EU market.
Previous experience in Buying and Merchandise Planning at ALDO GROUP.
Trilingual; English (Mother tongue), French (Advanced), and Italian (Intermediate)
Masters with DISTINCTION from Domus Academy in Milano; Master in Fashion Management
Detail oriented, extremely organized, team player, committed, analytical, high proficiency in Excel
Blog: http://www.viavigevano.wordpress.com – focus on fashion and lifestyle