Former CEO of Moet & Chandon to commence role on March 10.
Tiffany & Co. has announced Frederic Cumenal as its new executive vice president, effective from March 10.
Cumenal, 51, will be responsible for the brand’s businesses in Asia, Japan, Europe and emerging markets. He will report to chairman and CEO Michael J. Kowalski.
Mr. Cumenal joins Tiffany from the LVMH Group – responsible for luxury brands including Louis Vuitton, Kenzo, Hublot watches and Dior watches – where most recently he was president and chief executive officer of Moët & Chandon.
"Frederic brings a wealth of luxury brand experience and a highly developed global perspective that will prove especially important as Tiffany’s growth continues outside of the Americas" said Kowalski.
As executive vice president, Frederic Cumenal will succeed James E. Quinn, whose retirement in early 2012 has been annoucned previously.