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PARIS – Upscale children’s wear retailer Bonpoint has named Marie-Sabine Leclercq its head of international marketing and communications.

She starts on Nov. 2 and reports to Hugues de la Chevasnerie, chief executive officer.

Leclerq joins Bonpoint after resigning from Lanvin as global communications director.

She had joined Lanvin in July 2015 from Longchamp, where she was its 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.

Controlled by French group EPI -, also parent of footwear firm J.M. Weston, shirt specialist Alain Figaret and Champagne-maker Piper-Heidsieck – Bonpoint marked its 40th anniversary last year. It operates 113 stores, including nine locations in the French capital.