Thierry Gillier, Founder of ZADIG&VOLTAIRE, announces the appointment of Rémy Baume as President of the company, effective January 6th, 2020.

Rémy Baume has extensive experience in leading large and global organizations. Before joining, he was the CEO of Kidiliz Group, a world leader creating kids’ fashion for highly-regarded brands among which Kenzo, Paul Smith, Jean Paul Gaultier, Levi’s or Catimini. After having worked at Groupe Arnault, the parent company of the LVMH Group, he held various roles as a member of the Carrefour Group Executive Committee.

I am thrilled to join ZADIG&VOLTAIRE to contribute to the long-standing success of the brand and to pursue with Thierry Gillier his tremendous entrepreneurial achievements. It is a real excitement for me to collaborate with the teams to promote the unique brand spirit for “modern luxury” and further accelerate its development.

Rémy Baume

He will replace Jean-Jacques Guével who significantly contributed to the worldwide development of the brand.

I am delighted to welcome Rémy Baume to lead ZADIG&VOLTAIRE at this very exciting stage of its development and steer it to even greater success. In his previous roles, Rémy has achieved remarkable results in brand and organization building. He will be a driving and modern force to accelerate the influence of the brand and its growth internationally. I would also like to thank Jean-Jacques Guével for his great contribution and I wish him plenty of success for his next creative venture.

Thierry Gillier

Rémy Baume