Press Releases


May 22, 2002
Gilles Hennessy will join Moët Hennessy, LVMH Wines & Spirits Business Group

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton is pleased to announce that Gilles Hennessy will join Moët Hennessy LVMH Wines & Spirits Business Group as Executive Vice President, Sales Development, effective September 1, 2002.

Colin Campbell, currently Managing Director, Sales at Moët Hennessy, will cut back on his professional activities at the end of the year, while nevertheless retaining some functions within the LVMH Wines & Spirits Business Group.

Gilles Hennessy, currently Vice President and General Manager of Hennessy, was acting President of the company until the appointment of Roland de Farcy as new President and CEO.

Christophe Navarre noted: "The appointment of Gilles Hennessy at Moët Hennessy will contribute to the development of our premium brands, which will benefit from his recognized expertise in the world of wines and spirits, and from his remarkable knowledge of our companies and of their distribution networks."