He has been a Director of Luxottica Group S.p.A. since 2003.
He has been General Manager—Central Corporate Functions of Luxottica Group S.p.A. since March 2011. He has been Chief Financial Officer since he joined the Group in 1999 and is a Director of the principal subsidiaries of the Company, including Luxottica U.S. Holdings Corp., OPSM Group Pty Ltd., Luxottica Retail North America Inc. and Oakley Inc. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Salmoiraghi & Viganò S.p.A.
Prior to joining Luxottica, Mr. Cavatorta was with Piaggio S.p.A., most recently as Group Controller, responsible for planning and control. From 1993 to 1996, Mr. Cavatorta was a consultant with McKinsey & Co., having joined the firm from Procter & Gamble Italy, where he worked from 1985 to 1993, most recently as Controller. Mr. Cavatorta graduated with the highest honors from the LUISS University in Rome with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.