As Executive Vice President and President for Levi Strauss Americas, Roy Bagattini is responsible for leading the company’s largest commercial operations, spanning all brands and channels across the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and the balance of Latin America. He reports to president and CEO Chip Bergh and remains a member of the company’s worldwide leadership team, an executive forum that sets the global corporate strategic direction.
Roy has an extensive track record of delivering business results in senior leadership roles across the U.S., Middle East, Africa and Europe for consumer goods and beverage companies. In addition to leading numerous large scale merger and acquisition projects, he has also spearheaded the turn-around of several companies and successfully driven the growth and expansion of various businesses, particularly in emerging markets.
Roy previously served as executive vice president and president of LS&Co.’s Asia, Middle East and Africa operations. Under his leadership, the region has consistently delivered outsized growth, strengthened its customer relationships and attracted blue-chip talent.
Prior to joining LS&Co. in June 2013, Roy held the position of senior vice president for Asia and Africa at Carlsberg, one of the world’s leading brewing and beverage companies.
Roy holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree.