The event drew industry heavyweights who also took part in a tech summit hosted by the French president.
The cluster of new investors will together own 12 percent of the fast-growing French skiwear brand.
A flood of urban renewal projects on the northern banks of the Seine River is boosting the profile a number of neighborhoods.
The luxury behemoth points to its network of 4,370 stores as the group’s energy culprits.
Stefan Persson was reelected as board chairman at the annual shareholder meeting.
The store was covered with a rainbow-inspired installation by Beaux Arts student Juliette Minchin.
The sleek, new Knightsbridge site is sprinkled with vintage furniture chosen by the designer.
Penè is retiring after several decades helming manufacturing and distribution for brands including Paul Smith, Marc Jacobs and Michael Kors.
The building on 114 Avenue des Champs-Elysées is being refurbished for Apple.