JEANNE GENIE: Marie-Sabine Leclercq has been named global communications director at Lanvin, WWD has learned. She starts Aug. 31 and reports to chief executive officer Michèle Huiban.
Leclercq joins the Paris-based fashion house from Longchamp, where she had been head of international trade marketing and communications since 2008. She has also headed global communications at Louis Vuitton and held senior press and communications roles at Coty and L’Oréal.
Leclercq takes up responsibilities previously handled by Hania Destelle, who recently left the company.