BABIN IS NEW TAG CHIEF
NEW YORK — LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton has named Jean-Christophe Babin president and chief executive officer of the Swiss watch firm Tag Heuer. He succeeds Christian Viros, who was tapped to head LVMH’s Watch and Jewelry Business Group in January.
Babin, 41, joins LVMH from Henkel, a consumer products firm, where he has worked since 1994 as senior vice president.
Prior to joining Henkel, Babin worked in Italy and France in various sales and marketing posts for Procter & Gamble and as a consultant and manager for the Boston Consulting Group.