Robert B. Polet is a Netherlands; Dutch businessperson who has been at the head of 7 different companies. Presently, Mr. Polet occupies the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board at Rituals Cosmetics Netherlands BV, Non-Executive Chairman at Rituals BV and Chairman of Gucci Logistica SpA. Mr. Polet is also on the board of 9 other companies.
In his past career Mr. Polet held the position of President-Ice Cream & Frozen Foods at Unilever Plc Chairman at Van Den Bergh Nederland and Chairman for Unilever (Malaysia) Holdings Sdn. Bhd. (both are subsidiaries of Unilever Plc) and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Gucci Group NV.
He received an MBA from the University of Oregon and an undergraduate degree from Nyenrode Business Universiteit.