This program features MARK LEE, Chief Executive Officer, Barneys New York.
Mark Lee joined Barneys New York as Chief Executive Officer in September 2010. Prior to Barneys, he
served as Chief Executive Officer for the global Gucci brand from November 2004 to December 2008.
Under his leadership, Gucci saw a revenue increase of 46% and an EBITA increase of 50% to 647 million
Mr. Lee previously held several leadership positions within the Gucci Group. From December 1999 to
November 2004 he served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Yves Saint Laurent S.A.S. He first
joined Gucci in 1996 and served as Worldwide Merchandising Director from May 1997 to December
Earlier in his career, Mr. Lee served in senior management roles at Jil Sander America Inc., Giorgio
Armani Corporation, and Saks Fifth Avenue.
Mr. Lee graduated from New York University and resides in New York City.