When they announced the merge in January 2017, the founder of the Italian company said “thanks to this agreement my dream of creating a global eyewear fully integrated group becomes true”.
Two years later, even before starting the fully integrated activity, the two counter parts are already accusing one another to take one-way decisions not respecting the governance.
Cui Prodest (as the Ancient Romans who gets the benefit of all this)?
It seems that Mister Del Vecchio underestimated the French general attitude and the way of driving companies.
Isnt’it unbelievable to see a jewel like Luxottica into such a messy situation?
Or maybe did Del Vecchio take seriously the French motto “aprés moi le déluge”?