Stefano Pilati to join Zegna Group as head designer
September 5, 2012: Zegna Group has announced the appointment of Stefano Pilati as Creative Director of Agnona, the Group’s women luxury ready-to-wear and accessories brand, and Head of Design at Ermenegildo Zegna, with responsibility for the brand’s fashion show as well as for the Ermenegildo Zegna Couture collection.
Both appointments are effective from January 1, 2013.
Mr Gildo Zegna, CEO of the Zegna Group, said, “I’m thrilled to have Stefano in our Group as he brings great talent, invaluable experience and enormous enthusiasm. We have ambitious plans for Agnona, and we strongly believe that under his creative leadership we will be able to develop this little jewel into a global brand. As per the Zegna brand, we have been thinking about its role in fashion for some time. With this appointment, we will be able to combine our tradition in tailoring and our leadership in innovative materials with a new vision for men’s fashion.”