Gabriele Cavargna Bontosi

Co-Founder - DexLab

Gabriele has a Master in Engineering from the Turin Polytechnic, and holds an MBA in Applied Finance and Luxury Management from the International University of Monaco.

He started his international career in Consulting with Accenture, to later transition to the luxury industry joining Azimut Yachts (Azimut Benetti Group).

Naturally passionate about innovation, after pursuing his MBA he joined the Kering Group, working within the worldwide retail teams of Bottega Veneta and Brioni to expedite their digital transformation at the intersection of business & technology.

In 2017 he recognised the breakthrough potential of the blockchain technology and cofounded Dexlab, a venture aiming at fostering the global adoption of the decentralized economy, where he currently serves as Chief Operating Officer.

He’s also mentor of FTA, active in early-stage investment & business acceleration within the fashion and luxury industries, with offices in Silicon Valley, Milan and Seoul.

Work Experience

Co-Founder & COO,

Mentor, Fashion Technology Accelerator

Worlwide Retail Special Projects Head, Brioni

Worldwide Retail Project Head, Bottega Verde


IUM (International University of Monaco)

Polytechnic University of Turin