Born in France on February 20, 1957.
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.
CEO of Christian Dior USA from 1986 to 1993 he then took charge of Louis Vuitton North America. Michael Burke moved to Paris to become Deputy CEO of Christian Dior Couture (Worldwide) in 1997, and then of Fendi in 2003.
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.
On June 16, 2016, Michael Burke was elected a member of the Management Board of the Fédération Française de la Couture.