Despite failures, with the speed of China, it won’t be long for a luxury conglomerate to emerge from the world’s largest luxury market.
He replaces Sophie Boilley, who was at the company since 2017.
The recruitment of the French luxury fashion executive marks the first major move by owner Icicle Group, which bought the house in October last year.
Artistic director Guillaume Henry and chief executive officer Sophie Brocart are approaching the heritage brand like a start-up.
The 4.2-million-euro deal, approved by a Paris commercial court decision on Friday, covers job contracts for 72 out of 73 employees.
The French company is acquiring Distriplus Group, Belgium’s number-two fragrance and beauty seller.
Luxury brands seeking to grow in China should court women in their late twenties and early thirties, the Institut Français de la Mode said.
A deal with the Shanghai-based eco-clothing company is expected this coming week.
The scholarly setting got Polanski reminiscing about her school days.