Connect with us

Headlines

CEO Named for Eyewear Manufacturer Thélios

The appointment is effective immediately.

mm

Published

on

PARIS — Eyewear manufacturer Thélios has a new CEO.

Alessandro Zanardo

Alessandro Zanardo

Alessandro Zanardo has been named to the role, effective immediately.

Zanardo started his career with Ferrari in 2002. He then joined Roland Berger Strategy Consultants in 2007. Between 2010 and 2021, he held a series of positions at Luxottica Group, both corporate and market roles, such as business development director in Russia, country manager in South Africa and, finally, general manager in Brazil.

“With the full acquisition of Thélios by the Group, we are delighted to begin this new chapter under the supervision of Alessandro,” said Andrea Guerra, CEO of LVMH Hospitality Excellence and a member of the LVMH executive committee.

Marcolin and LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton created Thélios as a joint venture in 2017. Last year, LVMH bought Marcolin’s 49 percent stake in the venture.

Advertisement

WWD reported in December that Thélios produces for Berluti, Celine, Dior, Fendi, Fred, Kenzo, Loewe, Rimowa and Stella McCartney. “The general consensus is that Thélios will gradually produce eyewear collections for most if not all the brands under the LVMH umbrella,” the publication explained.

SPONSORED VIDEO

SPONSORED BY VARILUX

The Best Overall Progressive Lens, Now Powered by AI

Engineered with Behavioral Artificial Intelligence and utilizing new XR-motion™ technology, Varilux XR series goes beyond prescription and eye physiology to consider the patient’s visual behavior and design a progressive lens that respects how
their eyes naturally move.

Varilux XR series comes in two versions, Varilux® XR design and Varilux® XR track. The Varilux XR track lens provides an additional level of personalization by incorporating the exclusive Near Vision Behavior Measurement, providing up to 25% more near vision width3 according to the patient’s need, so patients get the highest level of customization.

Discover Varilux XR series and enjoy instantly sharp vision in motion4 and seamless transitions from near to far.

For more information, visit here.

Promoted Headlines

Advertisement

Advertisement

Subscribe

INVISIONMAG.COM
BULLETINS

Get the most important news and business ideas for eyecare professionals every weekday from INVISION.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Most Popular