March 15 2013  |  People

Carlo Bernasconi joins Flemingo to support company vision of US$2 billion in sales by 2020

By Ryan White

Carlo Bernasconi joins Flemingo in the role of Independent Director

Carlo Bernasconi has joined Flemingo to support long-term strategic growth in the capacity of Independent Director for the group and board member with multiple tasks, including assisting the management of the company in its growth strategy.

Bernasconi has been the head of procurement for both the Bally and Swatch Groups. He started with Nuance in 1999 and held various roles such as Director Europe Buying and Merchandising, CEO of Europe and EVP for Business Development in 2006. As part of the Executive Management team for the Group he was also responsible for India and setting up the new global business stream of Retail Services and Distribution.

 Atul Ahuja, CEO of the Flemingo Group stated: “We are delighted to have Carlo on the team from March. He brings not only much experience in product procurement but also in business development and he is well respected in the travel retail industry."

“Having been in the travel retail Industry for over fourteen years, gaining extensive experience, I'm delighted to be joining the Flemingo team,” added Bernasconi. “By supporting the management and contributing on new concepts, markets and projects we can collectively focus on the 2020 vision of US$2 billion in sales."

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