As President and Regional director of Ferragamo USA, an affiliate of the global luxury fashion company, Vincent Ottomanelli oversees all operations, sales and marketing of the company in North America. Joining the company in 2003 as Chief Financial Officer, Ottomanelli was promoted to his current position in 2006 by then-US Chairman Massimo Ferragamo. Under Ottomanelli’s leadership, the company’s US revenues have grown more than 50 percent. In addition to streamlining operations, returning the company to profitability, and introducing a new brand strategy focused on elevating the company’s profile as a leading fashion luxury player, his major accomplishment has been the expansion of the company’s retail network, growing the number of retail stores from 17 to 44 during his eight-year tenure.
Prior to Ferragamo, Ottomanelli served as Chief Financial Officer of Hugo Boss Fashions, Inc., the US affiliate of Hugo Boss worldwide. During his nine years in this position, he helped to deliver unprecedented profitability to the company.
Ottomanelli began his career at Deloitte & Touche, LLP. He graduated with a B.S. in Business Administration and Accounting from Bloomsburg University, and is a C.P.A.
Vincent Ottomanelli lives in Princeton, NJ with his wife and three children.