Dario Spallone is the founder and CEO of watch brand D1 Milano. A Business Management graduate from the University of Bocconi in Milan, Dario founded the D1 brand five years ago in the heart of the worlds fashion capital – Milan at the young age of 19 with two of his close friends.
An entrepreneur at heart, Dario ventured into several business ideas including crowd funding equities, and digital solutions for medical facilities in Italy, taking a lot of inspiration from successful startups around the world, prior to ideating D1.
Working on the brand’s unique strengths, Dario aims to establish D1 Milano as a medium that drives novelty into the watch industry through customization of products and marketing techniques for the consumers. He believes in striking a balance between his vision and reality across a diverse spectrum by creating a constant niche space within the premium and luxury fashion accessories market.
A strong believer in the mantra “Team work makes the dream work” Dario takes a lot from his practical educational background of people study to bring together a team that works in coherence towards the same aim of building D1 Milano to become a globally recognized brand.