Bernard Arnault, CEO of LVMH, was born in Roubaix March 5, 1949 in a family of industrialists.
After Polytechnique school, he chose the engineering career and became president of the company Ferret-Savinel in 1978 until 1984.
On this date, he became director of Financière Agache S.A et de Christian Dior S.A where He then created the world’s largest luxury group. He decided to restructure the Financière Agache group as part of a development strategy based on prestige brands.
He became Chairman in January 1990 and has held since then.
Mr Arnault is also married and has five children.