LVMH Announcement: Appointment at Tag Heuer

  LVMH Announcement: Appointment at Tag Heuer

Business Wire

PARIS -- May 6, 2013

Francesco Trapani, President of the Watch and Jewelry Division, announces the
appointment of Stéphane Linder as Chief Executive Officer of TAG Heuer as of
June 1st 2013. Stéphane, who is currently Vice President of Sales North
America for TAG Heuer, is taking over from Jean-Christophe Babin, who
successfully developed the company since 2000 when he joined TAG Heuer as CEO.

A Swiss citizen and graduate in engineering of EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique
Fédérale de Lausanne), Stéphane Linder started his career at Fegawerk in
Switzerland in 1991. In 1993, he joined TAG Heuer in Switzerland in the R&D
Department, and successively held the positions of Product and Trade Marketing
Manager, R&D and Brand Director, and Vice President of Marketing and Product
Design in 2007. In 2010, Stéphane joined TAG Heuer North America as Vice
President of Sales, a position he has held since then.

LVMH

LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton is represented in Wines and Spirits by a
portfolio of brands that includes Moët & Chandon, Dom Pérignon, Veuve Clicquot
Ponsardin, Krug, Ruinart, Mercier, Château d’Yquem, Hennessy, Glenmorangie,
Ardbeg, Wen Jun, Belvedere, 10 Cane, Chandon, Cloudy Bay, Terrazas de los
Andes, Cheval des Andes, Cape Mentelle, Newton et Numanthia. Its Fashion and
Leather Goods division includes Louis Vuitton, Céline, Loewe, Kenzo, Givenchy,
Thomas Pink, Fendi, Emilio Pucci, Donna Karan, Marc Jacobs and Berluti. LVMH
is present in the Perfumes and Cosmetics sector with Parfums Christian Dior,
Guerlain, Parfums Givenchy, Parfums Kenzo, Perfumes Loewe as well as other
promising cosmetic companies (BeneFit Cosmetics, Make Up For Ever, Acqua di
Parma and Fresh). LVMH is also active in selective retailing as well as in
other activities through DFS, Sephora, Le Bon Marché, la Samaritaine and Royal
Van Lent. LVMH's Watches and Jewelry division comprises Bulgari, TAG Heuer,
Chaumet, Dior Watches, Zenith, Fred, Hublot and De Beers Diamond Jewellers
Ltd, a joint venture created with the world’s leading diamond group.

"Certain information included in this release is forward looking and is
subject to important risks and uncertainties and factors beyond our control or
ability to predict, that could cause actual results to differ materially from
those anticipated, projected or implied. It only reflects our views as of the
date of this presentation. No undue reliance should therefore be based on any
such information, it being also agreed that we undertake no commitment to
amend or update it after the date hereof.”

Contact:

Analysts and investors:
LVMH
Chris Hollis, + 33 1.4413.2122
or
Media:
France:
DGM Conseil
Michel Calzaroni/Olivier Labesse/Sonia Fellmann/Hugues Schmitt
+ 33 1.4070.1189
or
UK:
Capital MSL
Claire Maloney
+44 207.307.5341
or
Italy:
Carlo Bruno&Associati
Michele Calcaterra/Mateo Steinbach
+39 02.8905.5101
or
US:
Kekst & Company
James Fingeroth/Molly Morse/Anntal Silver
+1 212.521.48.22
 
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