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Chairman & CEO, Movado Group
Efraim Grinberg is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Movado Group (MGI), the world-renowned watch company. MGI designs, sources and distributes Movado, EBEL, Concord, Olivia Burton, MVMT, Coach, HUGO BOSS, Lacoste, Tommy Hilfiger, Rebecca Minkoff and Scuderia Ferrari branded watches worldwide.
Named President and Chief Operating Officer in 1990, Mr. Grinberg oversaw the Company’s initial public offering in 1993. Since that time, he has been responsible for building MGI into a global enterprise. As a leader at Movado Group for nearly four decades and a watch industry expert, Mr. Grinberg’s innovative strategies, such as the recent acquisitions of Olivia Burton and MVMT, have helped the Company effectively grow to compete globally in the digital age. The establishment of wholly owned corporate subsidiaries in several countries are serving as platforms to increase MGI’s international presence by expanding its worldwide wholesale distribution capabilities.
Movado is internationally recognized for its commitment to the arts, an association which is intrinsic to the brand’s identity and integrated into its marketing initiatives. Mr. Grinberg continues this legacy through his support and advocacy of the arts. He maintains active affiliations with numerous arts organizations including Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts where he serves on the Board of Directors.
Mr. Grinberg was born in Havana, Cuba in 1958 and is a graduate of Brown University.