Monday, March 30, 2015
Yves Egeileh appointed Kering M&A Director
Kering announces the appointment of Yves Egeileh as M&A Director, replacing Charles de Fleurieu, who is appointed Head of Kering Eyewear Japan as of 1 April 2015.
Reporting to Jean-Marc Duplaix, Kering’s Chief Financial Officer, Yves Egeileh has the task of planning and executing transactions within the framework of the Group’s strategy.
Prior to joining Kering, Yves Egeileh was Vice President at J.P. Morgan in London. He has more than 10 years of experience in mergers & acquisitions and cross-border operations in EMEA and in the US.
Yves Egeileh, 35, graduated from ESCP. He started his career in France in 2003 at PriceWaterhouseCoopers. In 2005, he joined J.P. Morgan Investment Banking Division in London where he worked as Analyst/Associate before being appointed Vice President Mergers and Acquisitions in 2012.
A world leader in apparel and accessories, Kering develops an ensemble of powerful Luxury and Sport & Lifestyle brands: Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Brioni, Christopher Kane, McQ, Stella McCartney, Tomas Maier, Sergio Rossi, Boucheron, Dodo, Girard-Perregaux, JeanRichard, Pomellato, Qeelin, Ulysse Nardin, Puma, Volcom, Cobra, Electric and Tretorn. By ‘empowering imagination’ in the fullest sense, Kering encourages its brands to reach their potential, in the most sustainable manner. Present in more than 120 countries, the Group generated revenues of €10 billion in 2014 and had more than 37,000 employees at year end. The Kering (previously PPR) share is listed on Euronext Paris (FR 0000121485, KER.PA, KER.FP).
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