PARIS — Delphine Arnault, the daughter of luxury titan Bernard Arnault and Dior’s deputy managing director since 2008, has been named second-in-command at LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton’s star brand Louis Vuitton.
Michael Burke, chairman and chief executive officer of Louis Vuitton, said Tuesday that Delphine Arnault had been named executive vice president in charge of all the house’s product-related activities. She will take over the position in early September. This confirms a report in Tuesday’s WWD.
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