d3 FASHION TALK
PANEL DISCUSSION: Sourcing: From Italy to India
LOCATION: Hall 4
TIME: Saturday, 22 October 2016, 13:00
Riccardo Vannetti was born in Tuscany and raised in Florence. He graduated in Art History at l’Università degli Studi di Siena where he followed a specialization in History of Contemporary Architecture. These studies turned him into a great art, architecture and lifestyle aficionado and allowed him to work as a freelance journalist for big fashion magazines like L’Uomo Vogue, MF Fashion and L’Officiel Hommes. His further career included managerial positions at Core Capital Equity – an Anglo-American multinational group. His next step involved covering the positions of Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice-President at Lagente, which is based in Milan and manage fashion designers and promising creatives. In January 2016 Riccardo Vannetti was appointed to his current role, Director of Tutorship Division at Pitti Immagine, in charge for the mentoring and advising of designers. Tutorship also provides strategic consulting for companies and personal brands and is taking care of the relationship with the Fashion Schools worldwide.