Benoit serves as Managing Director, Italy, a role that he has held since September 2014. In this capacity, Benoit is responsible for leading PVH's wholesale and retail operations in Italy and establishing a strategic plan to drive growth and profitability in the market.
Previously, Benoit worked at Ferragamo SpA as Corporate Retail Marketing Director, and was responsible for launching its Retail Marketing Department. Prior to Ferragamo, Benoit served as the General Manager, Italy, for Louis Vuitton for five years. Benoit's prior experience includes various positions within Levi Strauss & Co., including Field Marketing Director, Europe, ultimately assuming more responsibility as General Manager, Levi Strauss Italy, managing the Levi's and Dockers businesses.
Benoit has graduated from Solvay University, Brussels as commercial engineer. He obtained a degree in business management from The Vlerick School voor Management, Gent.