Armando Laurenti graduated in Economics from the University of Rome “La Sapienza” and won a grant by the European Community to attend a Master in “International Marketing Expert”. He started his carrier in the Information Technology domain as an SAP Consultant, implementing several Supply Chain projects in multinational companies in the automotive and consumer goods markets. In 1999 he joined the ICT Group at Bulgari as a Supply Chain application manager. Four years later, he was promoted to an Application Director and led all the SAP implementation projects for the entire Bulgari Group.
In 2005 Armando Laurenti was appointed CIO of Bulgari Group. In this capacity, he is responsible for the Bulgari ICT Group, managing all the Corporate and Local IT services. The ICT Group is composed of 93 people, about half in Corporate headquarters, located in Rome, and about half in regional offices. As a member of the Executive Committee he reports directly to Bulgari CEO.
Since Bulgari became part of LVMH Group, in 2013, he also manages projects and provides IT services for LVMH Watch & Jewelry Brands. In the last 18 months he is leading several strategic projects mainly in Bulgari digital transformation and omni-channel program.
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