Delphine Arnault, a board member of the LVMH group, the world’s leading luxury products group and of Loewe, the renowned Spanish producer of fine leather goods, has been appointed to the Board of Emilio Pucci.
The Emilio Pucci design house, which this year celebrated its 60th anniversary, is an iconic name in Italian fashion. Since being acquired by LVMH in 2000, the brand has increased its revenues six-fold and is now sold through over 30 stores worldwide.
As a member of the Board, Delphine Arnault will contribute her experience in fashion and international markets. Didier Drouet, who was named Managing Director of Emilio Pucci on March 29, 2007, reporting to Pierre-Yves Roussel, Chief Executive Officer of the Fashion Division of the LVMH group, will continue to act as the company’s operational manager.