CARTIER NAMES VP: The Compagnie Financière Richemont SA is making a duo of internal changes. Hugues de Pins has been named vice president of markeing and communications of Cartier North America, effective immediately. De Pins has been an employee of Richemont for over 17 years, and previously held marketing and managing positions within the Cartier brand. Prior to his vice president appointment at Cartier North America, de Pins served as president of Vacheron Constantin North America. The brand, founded in 1755, has named Vincent Brun as his successor. Brun has worked for the brand for the past 11 years, most recently in the role of general manager of Northern Europe.