For this important role De Rigo Vision has appointed a professional with an in-depth knowledge of eyewear. In fact, Furlan joins the Belluno-based company having already acquired many years of experience in the high-end eyewear sector. For over 15 years he worked for companies in the business such as Filos-Metzler and Safilo, for fashion brands such as Prada and, most recently, for over 7 years at Dolce and Gabbana, where he designed the Eyewear collection.
Furlan will be responsible for coordinating the entire development of the collections of De Rigo’s three house brands - Lozza, Police and Sting – working in close contact with the internal Product Office with the aim of developing collections that exalt the qualities and style of each brand in accordance with their respective positioning. In addition, as regards Police, Furlan will be personally in charge of the design of the eyewear collection and will be the creative director for all of the brand’s lifestyle products, working in close contact with the licensing partners of the watch, jewellery, perfumes and small leather goods lines.
The official debut of the new 2017 De Rigo collections will take place at SILMO, the Paris Optics and Eyewear show, between 23 and 26 September 2016.