LVMH announces new Bulgari’s CEO
French luxury conglomerate LVMH, owner of leading luxury brands like Bulgari, Louis Vuitton, Chaumet, Hublot, Zenith, De Beers Jewelry, Givenchy, Fendi, Marc Jacobs and Berluti, among others, announced the appointment of Jean-Christophe Babin as Chief Executive Officer of the Bulgari luxury brand which belongs to the Watch and Jewelry Division of LVMH headed by Francesco Trapani.
“Jean-Christophe Babin will take over the position in Rome in the course of the first semester,” said LVMH in the official statement.
A graduate of the HEC Business School (Paris), Jean-Christophe Babin has started his career in 1983 in sales and marketing positions, successively at Procter & Gamble in France, and at Benckiser and Henkel in Italy. In 2000, he joined LVMH as CEO of Tag Heuer. For 13 years under his leadership, Tag Heuer has demonstrated a remarkable development.