LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (“LVMH”), the world’s leading luxury products group, named Ulrich Wohn president and chief executive officer of LVMH Watch & Jewelry North America. The divison includes the North American business of the TAG Heuer brand, a leader in the luxury watch market, as well as the fast growing Zenith Manufacture and Christian Dior watch brands.
He will take his new role effective Dec. 1. In this position, he will succeed Daniel Lalonde, who has been named president and chief executive officer of Louis Vuitton North America.
Wohn joined TAG Heuer in 2002, and currently serves as senior vice president of Sales and Trade Marketing in North America. He joined the brand in 2002 as V.P. of Marketing. Prior to that, he was President of Nespresso, a division of Nestlé, in the U.S.