People: Christian Dior SA (DIOR.PA)
20 Dec 2013
Mr. Bernard Arnault has served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Christian Dior SA since 2013 and was previously the Company's Chairman of the Board from 2002 to 2013. Until 2002, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company as well. He was first appointed as Director of the Company on March 20, 1985. He began his career as an Engineer with Ferret Savinel, where he became Senior Vice President for Construction in 1974, Chief Executive Officer in 1977, and finally Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in 1978. He remained with this company until 1984, when he became Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Financiere Agache SA and of Christian Dior SA. Shortly after, he spearheaded a reorganization of Financiere Agache following a development strategy focusing on luxury brands. In 1989, he became the shareholder of LVMH Moet Hennessy-Louis Vuitton. He assumed the position of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in January 1989. He holds also the post of Chairman of the Board of Societe Civile du Cheval Blanc and is Director of Carrefour SA, of LVMH International SA and of Christian Dior Couture SA, as well as Member of the Supervisory Board of Financiere Jean Goujon SAS, among other posts. He graduated from Ecole Polytechnique.
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