Paolo Riva

Paolo Riva is CEO of Diane von Furstenberg Studio LLC, overseeing all divisions of the global lifestyle luxury brand founded by Ms. von Furstenberg in 1972.

An innovative brand strategist with a passion for luxury product and customer experience, Mr. Riva joined DVF in 2015 and has extensive experience in finance, global merchandising, marketing, and product development for such storied brands as Valentino and Salvatore Ferragamo.

Mr. Riva, who most recently served as Vice President Apparel and Visual Merchandising for Tory Burch LLC, was born and raised in Italy, where he received his MBA from SDA Bocconi in Milan. He lives in New York City.