Cluster leadership team
  • Luciano Rodembusch
    General Manager, North America cluster
    Luciano Rodembusch
    General Manager, North America cluster
    Luciano Rodembusch is the General Manager for the North America cluster and has been with Pandora since August 2021.

    Luciano Rodembusch joined to Pandora from Tiffany & Co., where he spent more than 10 years in international leadership roles, most recently as SVP Americas. His last role was SVP Americas. Luciano has many years of experience within growing global brands, focus on the consumer and the jewellery industry. He has previously held positions in sales, marketing and management at Diageo, Bristol-Meyers Squibb and Procter & Gamble.

    Luciano is Brazilian and has an MBA in business administration from Fundação Dom Cabral in Brazil.

  • Martín Pereyra
    General Manager, Latin America cluster
    Martín Pereyra
    General Manager, Latin America cluster
    Martín Pereyra is the General Manager for the Latin America cluster and has been with Pandora since February 2017.

    Martín has more than 20 years of experience within luxury retail, travel, and consumer goods. He has extensive experience in brand and business development and general management in the Latin American region, as well as within the U.S. and EMEA regions. Prior he has held several executive roles in LVMH Starboard CS Duty Free Retail (U.S.), Nestle Nespresso SA (Italy, with wide coverage over several countries and start-up in Brazil) and LVHM Moet Hennessy (Brazil, Venezuela, Uruguay and Argentina).

    Martín is Argentinean and has an MBA from Ibmec Business School and attended the Leadership Programme at London Business School.

  • David Allen
    General Manager, Pacific/Greater Asia cluster
    David Allen
    General Manager, Pacific/Greater Asia cluster
    David Allen is the General Manager for the Pacific/Greater Asia cluster and has been with Pandora since October 2011.

    He started with Pandora as the President of Australia and New Zealand in 2011 before moving to Denmark as President of EMEA based in Copenhagen in 2015. Prior to Pandora David has worked for several larger and well-known Australian Retailers across different categories in apparel, footwear, consumer electronics, sportswear, lingerie and jewellery industries.

    David is Australian and has a Post Graduate Diploma Business Management from Macquarie Graduate School of Management. He has completed Pandora Life Leadership programme at Harvard Business School.

  • Jacques Roizen
    General Manager, Greater China cluster
    Jacques Roizen
    General Manager, Greater China cluster
    Jacques Roizen is the General Manager for the Greater China cluster and has been with Pandora since April 2020.

    For the past 6 years, Jacques has been working in China, with multiple luxury, premium and fast fashion brands, on their digital strategy for China (both e-commerce and digital marketing), most recently with Baozun eCommerce Inc., as EVP Digital Transformation and New Ventures. His experience is focused on strategy, transformation, offline retail operations, fashion, digital marketing, e-commerce, and the Chinese market.

    Before moving to China, he spent 16 years in New York with Alvarez & Marsal and McKinsey & Company. Jacques is French and has an MBA from Columbia University.

  • Rasmus Brix
    General Manager, British Isles cluster
    Rasmus Brix
    General Manager, British Isles cluster
    Rasmus Brix is the General Manager for the British Isles cluster and has been with Pandora for 4 years.

    Rasmus began his Pandora career in October 2016 as Vice President of Business Development and in 2018 was promoted to Chief Transformation Officer and member of the Executive Leadership Team. In that role, Rasmus successfully led the transformation and turnaround Programme Now.

    Before joining Pandora, Rasmus worked 5 years as a Management Consultant in Qvartz, most recently as an Engagement Partner.

    He is commercial focused and has a strategic mind with extensive knowledge of retail. Rasmus is Danish and has a master in Logistics and SCM from Aarhus School of Business

  • Massimo Basei
    General Manager, Southern Europe & MEA cluster
    Massimo Basei
    General Manager, Southern Europe & MEA cluster
    Massimo Basei is the General Manager for the Southern Europe, Middle East & Africa Cluster and has been with Pandora since July 2010.

    Massimo started as Country Manager in Italy, leading Pandora into the market. Since January 2016 he has headed the Southern Europe Cluster as General Manager based in Italy. Prior to joining Pandora he held different roles in Sàfilo with responsibilities within sales and marketing in different Countries, as well as Field Sales Executive at Barilla.

    Massimo is Italian and has a Master of Science in Economics of International Trade and Foreign Exchange Markets from the University of Trieste. He has completed Pandora Life Leadership programme at Harvard Business School.

  • Thomas Knudsen
    General Manager, Eastern Europe cluster
    Thomas Knudsen
    General Manager, Eastern Europe cluster
    Thomas Knudsen is the General Manager for the Eastern Europe cluster and has been with Pandora since December 2009.

    Thomas has during his time in Pandora been involved in establishing several subsidiaries and distributor markets. He has also managed the Pandora business in the Middle East & Africa for several years before returning to Warsaw, Poland. Prior to Pandora Thomas was with ECCO Shoes in Business Development, where he started his career as a management trainee.

    Thomas is Danish and holds a certificate in Business from “Business Academy South West”, Denmark. He has completed Pandora Life Leadership programme at Harvard business School and courses through INSEAD.

  • Sonia López Delgado
    General Manager, Northern Europe cluster
    Sonia López Delgado
    General Manager, Northern Europe cluster
    Sonia López Delgado is the General Manager for the Northern Europe cluster and has been with Pandora since July 2018.

    Sonia joined Pandora in 2018 as Country Director for Pandora Spain, one of the two leading markets in Western Europe. Sonia has extensive experience within sales, marketing and merchandising in Spain and in the Iberian peninsula with a strong background in retail. Before joining Pandora, she was General Manager Iberia at The Body Shop. Previously, she held senior positions at LVMH Fragrances Brands and El Corte Inglés.

    Sonia is Spanish and has a Master in Sales & Marketing from ESIC Business and Marketing School.

  • Olivier Kessler-Gay
    General Manager, Western Europe cluster
    Olivier Kessler-Gay
    General Manager, Western Europe cluster
    Olivier Kessler-Gay is the General Manager for the Western Europe cluster and has been with Pandora since June 2020.

    Olivier comes from the position of VP & General Manager at the VF Corporation - an American worldwide apparel and footwear company. He has 20 years of experience from global companies in luxury & apparel lifestyle, both in emerging and mature international markets. He spent 6 years as General Manager for Cartier Spain/Portugal.

    Olivier is French and has a Master degree in business administration from ESSEC Business School and is a Harvard Business School Alumni