Luxury design house Lanvin has appointed Michèle Huiban as chief executive.
Huiban has been deputy general manager of the company since 2011, having joined Lanvin in 2008,
He had taken over the operational management of the group in April, following the departure of managing director Thierry Andretta.
During his time at the brand, Andretta spearheaded the launch of a kidswear line as well as propelling the brand’s global retail expansion.
Sales at the brand have also almost doubled to £203.9m.