Boyden Global Executive Search Expands Luxury/Fashion Sector in Italy
Boyden, a global leader in executive search with more than 70 offices in over 40 countries, announced that Laura Zolla has joined the firm as a new Principal in the Milan office. Ms Zolla, who has over 16 years of executive search experience, will support Boyden’s luxury, fashion and lifestyle sectors.
In her career, Ms Zolla has gained knowledge in every aspect of high level recruitment, working with C-level and other senior executives at major national and multinational companies in the fashion, lifestyle and luxury consumer goods industries. Ms Zolla offers clients specialized expertise in hiring transformational digital marketing leaders in line with current industry and market dynamics.
“We’re thrilled to welcome such an experienced professional to our team here in Italy”, said Anders Lindholm, Managing Partner at Boyden Italy. “Laura’s addition to the firm is an important step in the growth of Boyden’s luxury and lifestyle practices in Europe, and she will work closely with Paris, Geneva, London, New York, Dubai and Shanghai.”
Prior to joining Boyden, Ms Zolla was a partner in a boutique executive search firm with a top practice in fashion/luxury, where she was involved in business development in addition to leading search assignments.
Earlier in her career, Ms Zolla participated in the start-up of an executive search firm, serving as a senior consultant, and later as Chief Operating Officer, responsible for managing search assignments for top management and senior executive roles. Previously, she served as a Recruiting Manager for a fashion and makeup retailer, further enriching bolstering her expertise in the fashion sector.
Ms Zolla holds a degree in public relations from IULM University in Milan. She is fluent in Italian and English, and has basic knowledge of German and French.
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