Claudio Marenzi, born in ’62, is the Herno’s President and CEO, the family business founded in 1948. Appointed Chief Executive Officer in 2007 and President in 2011, his strong work ethic is grounded in his ties to the local community. He retains creative control and continues the pursuit of functionality beyond aesthetic in the product.
Claudio Marenzi believes in the cooperation among the companies and in the protection of the Italian supply chain. From 2013 to 2018, he led Sistema Moda Italia and in 2017 he was named President of PITTI Immagine.
From March 2017 to July 2020, he was designated President of Confindustria Moda, strongly wanted by Marenzi, with the aim of reinforcing, promoting and protecting the Italian fashion, textile and accessory industries worldwide.
In 2016 Marenzi received the honor of Cavaliere del Lavoro from Sergio Mattarella, the President of the Italian Republic. In 2018 he received the Leonardo “Quality Italy” Award.