Louis Vuitton has confirmed through an email to FashionUnited that Catherine Lacaze has been roped in as Director for jewellery and watches. According to WWD, she would be reporting to Anthony Ledru, Executive Vice President global commercial activities at Louis Vuitton.

Lacaze steps into the position vacated by Hamdi Chatti, who left the business after serving the company for nine years. According to Lacaze’s LinkedIn profit, before joining Louise Vuitton, she was vice president marketing with Tiffany & Co., and was earlier associated Harry Winston as global VP marketing and communications jewellery and Cartier as assistant VP of jewellery marketing in New York as well as assistant vice president marketing in North America.

Earlier this year, Louis Vuitton, a part of luxury conglomerate LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton appointed Francesca Amfitheatrof as Artistic Director of watches and jewellery, who also joined the company from Tiffany & Co.