Notice to the Market – Announcement of Wayne Kulkin as Head of International Operations

São Paulo, May 16, 2018 AREZZO INDÚSTRIA E COMÉRCIO S.A. (“Company”), announces to its shareholders and to the market in general the hiring of Mr. Wayne Kulkin as the Head of International Operations, reporting to Mr. Alexandre Birman, Arezzo&Co’s CEO/CCO.

Wayne is a successful executive with over 25 years of experience in the shoe fashion industry, leading Stuart Weitzman’s operation for 17 years.

Wayne’s main task is to promote the sustainable growth of the US operation, through the development, at this moment, of the Schutz and Alexandre Birman brands. Wayne’s arrival comes in a time that the US operation is improving, with the development of the wholesale channel (specially department stores), the opening of new stores, the Schutz branding project and the consolidation of our digital strategy, with the launch of AB’s e-commerce and the upgrade of Schutz platform.

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