David Suliteanu, CEO of Sephora Americas, announced the appointment of Alessandro Bogliolo to the newly established position of COO Sephora North America, effective November 1, 2012. All functional leaders in North America (including Canada) will report to Bogliolo.
After graduating from Bocconi University in Milan and studying at HEC in Paris, in 1989, Bogliolo started his career in consulting at Bain & Co. In 1991, he joined Piaggio in Spain and in 1993 moved to China to be its sales and marketing country manager. In 1996, he joined Bulgari in Singapore, where he held sales positions of increasing responsibility in the Southeast Asia region. In 2001, he was appointed vice president, based in Rome, with global responsibility for Bulgari’s directly owned retail network, wholesale, product development and manufacturing of jewelry, watches and accessories. He was promoted to CFO in January 2009.