She will report into Maria Gurrieri, Managing Director Southern Europe and will be based out of CPLG’s Milan office.
CPLG has announced the appointment of Carlotta Burgi as Senior Category Manager Softlines for CPLG Italy, responsible for driving the companies apparel accessories and footwear business in the territory.
Carlotta has over 12 years’ experience in licensing having worked at Disney Consumer Products as Category Manager in the apparel, home, gifting and infant categories. Prior to Disney, she worked for Warner Bros Consumer Products.
In her new role, Carlotta will work across the entire CPLG portfolio of entertainment and lifestyle brands and will develop strategic brand collaborations and implement retail activations across specialist fashion accounts.
Maria Gurrieri, Managing Director Italy, at CPLG said: “We are thrilled to have Carlotta on board. Her cross-category expertise and excellent Retail relationships are key to expand new partnerships and maximise visibility of our brands within the fashion industry.“
Carlotta holds a degree in Business and Economics from Bocconi University in Milan and is fluent in Italian, English, German and French.