A graduate of the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Andrea Guerra starts his career in hotel management as Marketing Director at Marriott International in 1989.
In 1994, he joins Merloni Elettrodomestici in diverse commercial, manufacturing and central services functions, before becoming CEO in 2000.
In 2004, he becomes CEO of Luxottica Group, before being appointed Senior Strategic Advisor for Business, Finance and Industry to Matteo Renzi’s Italian government.
In 2015, he is appointed Executive Chairman of Eataly, the unique Food and Beverage concept promoting Italian high-quality food culture internationally.
He is the CEO of LVMH Hospitality Excellence* and a member of the Executive Committee since 2020.
He also oversees Fendi and Loro Piana since January 2021.
* The entity LVMH Hospitality Excellence encompasses Hôtels Cheval Blanc and the Belmond Hotels & Luxury Trains.