In an interview with the Italian daily Il Sole 24 Ore, Luxottica's chief executive, Andrea Guerra, admitted that he had been approached to become chief executive of Italy's largest bank, Intesa Sanpaolo. He said he was flattered to have been considered for such an important job. But he informed Luxottica's chairman and founder, Leonardo Del Vecchio, not to worry because he thinks he works for “the best Italian company in the world.”