- Financial Times•yesterday
Burberry's incoming chief executive Marco Gobbetti will spend his first six months working within the luxury marque's Asia-Pacific business because he has contractual commitments that bar him from an immediate ...
Marco Gobbetti, recruited last year from French brand Celine to be the new chief executive of Burberry, will start work next week and take on full responsibilities in July, the British luxury goods company said on Monday. Italian Gobbetti was named as Christopher Bailey's successor as Burberry CEO last July but contractual obligations have prevented him from taking charge so far. Gobbetti arrives at a difficult time for Burberry which rebuffed a takeover approach from U.S. rival Coach last year according to reports.
Burberry Group Plc finally agreed a start date for its new chief executive officer, six months after announcing it was hiring LVMH’s Marco Gobbetti to take on the role.
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|Bid||1,589.00 x 123800|
|Ask||1,596.00 x 230600|
|Day's Range||1,581.00 - 1,636.00|
|52 Week Range||1,039.00 - 1,641.00|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||22.95|
|Dividend & Yield||0.49 (2.51%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|