Tom Kalenderian has landed at Ermenegildo Zegna.
The long-time head of men’s wear for Barneys New York, Kalenderian has joined the Milan-based luxury group as strategic adviser for retail and merchandising in the U.S. He has also been named a board member of Ermenegildo Zegna in the U.S.
Kalenderian’s appointment comes at the same time that Angelo Zegna, son of Gildo Zegna, the company’s chief executive officer and the fourth generation of the founding family, has joined the company as head of retail and merchandising in the U.S.
“Generation after generation we continue the legacy and I am very proud that Angelo, as the fourth  generation of the Zegna family, is formally joining the company,” Gildo Zegna said. “The U.S. represents a key market for us and I am confident that Angelo will contribute to its further development as he brings a unique sensitivity and a fresh eye, as well as a strong point of view of the U.S. market.”
Kalenderian said he was “honored with this opportunity to become a strategic adviser and board member for the Ermenegildo Zegna brand in the U.S. I am appreciative to Gildo Zegna for considering me for this role working with this platinum brand with incredible potential.

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