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General Management and Retail Excellence


Chantal Gaemperle, Director of Human Resources and Synergy at LVMH, underlined that: “With more than 3,700 shops in 69 countries, representing 29 of our stores, retail is at the heart of the LVMH Group. The great number of diverse opportunities that this partnership offers will allow the professionals to direct their own career paths in environments which are constantly evolving.”

Bertrand Léonard, President of the HEC Foundation, emphasizes: “Thanks to the agreement of this Chair, LVMH will be accompanying the HEC Foundation in its strategic expertise, such as the excellence and innovation of its teaching, as well as its international diversity”.

Peter Todd, Dean of HEC Paris, concluded: “I am delighted with this collaboration between LVMH and HEC Paris, both of whom are leaders in their fields and historically linked together by the members of the HEC alumni community who are greatly involved in LVMH Group. The alliance of these two institutions centers on values of excellence and international accessibility as well as on strong and coherent logic”.

The world leader in luxury, LVMH has deployed a business model marked by dynamic growth since its creation in 1987.
The LVMH group comprises 70 exceptional Houses that create high quality products. It is the only group present in all five major sectors of the luxury market:  Wines & Spirits, Fashion & Leather Goods, Perfumes & Cosmetics, Watches & Jewelry and Selective Retailing. LVMH currently employs 120,000 people across the world and reported sales of 35.7 billion euros in 2015.

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