Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore


EMLUX is entirely taught in English by a conjoint faculty of academics and professionals of the luxury industry, selected for their expertise in a specific field.

The following have lectured in EMLUX editions:

Glyn Atwal, Professor and author of Luxury Brands in Emerging Markets and The Luxury Market in India: Maharajas to Masses

Paolo Balistrieri, Head of Anticounterfeiting for Southern Europe at Louis Vuitton Mallettier – LVMH Fashion Group

Christopher Berry, author of The Idea of Luxury – a conceptual and historical investigation

Davide Castelvero, head of CRM, Marni

Alberto Cavalli, Managing Director, Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte

Filippo Cavalli, RED Business Unit Director, Valentino

Michel Chevalier, Professor at University Paris Dauphine; author of Luxury Brand Management, Luxury China: Opportunities and Market potential and Luxury Retail Management, Board Member

Franco Cologni, former Chief Executive of Cartier International, Vice-Chairman and Chairman, Special Advisor to the Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of Compagnie Financière Richemont SA

Massimo Cremona Partner, at Pirola Pennuto Zei

Marco De Angeli, Clients and External Relations Director at ABC; Adjunct Professor in Communication Strategy at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Milano

Francesca di Carrobio, CEO at Hermès Italie

Elisabetta di Noto, Megayacths Outifitting Manager at Azimut Benetti

Alberto Festa, Managing Director EMEA, Loro Piana

Alessandra Facchinetti, Fashion Designer

Pino Grasso, Haute Couture Embroiderer winner of the Prix Talent du Luxe et de la Création of the Centre du Luxe et de la Création Paris

Jean-Noel Kapferer, Professor at HEC and author of Luxury Strategy and Kapferer on Luxury: How Luxury Brands Can Grow Yet Remain Rare

Paola Leoni, Founder and Managing Partner at Corporate Advisors

Julien Marchenoir, Brand Heritage Manager at Vacheron Constantin

Matteo Marzotto, President Fiera di Vicenza

GianMario Motta, Global Business Director at Havas LuxHub

Uché Okonkwo, Executive Director at Luxe Corp, author of Luxury Fashion Branding and Luxury Online: Styles, Systems, Strategies

Marco Paolini, CEO of Caffè Florian

Massimo Piombini, WW Commercial Director, Valentino

Manfredi Ricca Managing Director Interbrand Italy, author of Meta-luxury

Carl Rohde, Head of Science of the Times Professor of Trendwatching at Fontys Universities

Robert Singer, former CFO at Gucci and Advisor at Tiffany Inc.

Stefano Turconi, Sloan Fellow and Strategy Research Associate at London Business School

Alessandro Varisco, CEO of Twin-Set, former General Manager of Moschino

Vanni Volpi, Intellectual Property Counsel at Kering

Pierre Xiao Lu, Professor and Author of Elite China: Luxury consumer behavior in China and Luxury China – Market Opportunities and potential