Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Louis Vuitton
Born in France in1957.
Michael Burke graduated from EDHEC in 1980. He joined the Arnault Group, taking charge of its real estate operations in the USA before joining the LVMH group in 1986 where he held various positions of increasing responsibilities.
CEO of Christian Dior USA from 1986 to 1993 he then took charge of Louis Vuitton North America. In 1997, Michael Burke moved to Paris to become Deputy CEO of Christian Dior Couture (Worldwide).
Following the acquisition of Fendi by LVMH in 2003, Michael was appointed CEO, transforming the brand into the success that it is today.
CEO of Bulgari since February 2012, he is appointed Chairman and CEO of Louis Vuitton in December 2012. He is also a member of the LVMH Executive Committee.