The current CEO will assist in the transition, maintaining board duties. (Image Credit: Buccellati)
Exciting changes are on the horizon for Italian jeweler Buccellati, as they prepare to welcome Nicolas Luchsinger as their new CEO, effective April 2, 2024. Luchsinger, currently serving as president of Asia Pacific at esteemed French jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels, brings with him a wealth of experience and a fresh perspective to lead Buccellati into its next chapter.
With an impressive tenure spanning 17 years at Van Cleef & Arpels, Luchsinger has honed his skills in various leadership roles, steering the brand's business direction and optimizing retail operations while honoring its rich heritage. His extensive background in luxury, including nearly a decade at British auction house Christie’s, positions him as a formidable leader poised to elevate Buccellati’s legacy.
Luchsinger's appointment signals a strategic move for Buccellati, known for its emphasis on craftsmanship and heritage. His expertise in heritage-focused initiatives aligns seamlessly with Buccellati's brand ethos, promising an exciting synergy between tradition and innovation under his leadership.
Mr. Luchsinger's heritage-focused expertise could benefit Buccellati, renowned for craftsmanship. (Image credit: Buccellati)
Acknowledging the transition, current CEO Gianluca Brozzetti will assume the role of executive vice president, continuing to lend his expertise as a board director. Brozzetti's pivotal role in integrating Buccellati into the esteemed Richemont luxury conglomerate in 2019 underscores his commitment to advancing the brand’s global presence.
As Buccellati gears up for this transformative change, the focus remains on expansion and consolidation, with manufacturing poised for growth under Brozzetti's guidance. Moreover, the brand's enduring commitment to craftsmanship and education is reaffirmed through partnerships with institutions like Milan's Scuola Orafa Ambrosiana, ensuring a legacy of excellence for generations to come.
The future looks bright for Buccellati under the stewardship of Nicolas Luchsinger, as the brand continues to captivate the world with its timeless elegance and commitment to unparalleled craftsmanship. Stay tuned for the next chapter in Buccellati's illustrious journey.