Richemont appoints new CEO at Cartier
Richemont has appointed Mr Cyrille Vigneron, currently the President of LVMH Japan, as the new CEO of Cartier, replacing Mr Stanislas de Quercize who had stepped down for personal reasons.
Prior to joining the LVMH Group, Mr. Vigneron worked with Richemont from 1988 to 2013. He worked principally with Cartier, rising to become Managing Director of Cartier Japan, President of Richemont Japan, and finally, Managing Director of Cartier Europe.
LVMH and Richemont have agreed that Mr Vigneron will formally assume his new position on 1 January 2016.
In his capacity as Chief Executive Officer of Cartier, Mr Vigneron will become a member of the Group Management Committee from 1 January 2016. Thereafter, he will be nominated for election to Compagnie Financière Richemont’s Board of Directors in September 2016.