Reuters – Hermes Names Joint CEO

Hermes plans to name Axel Dumas joint chief executive of the French luxury goods group in June next year alongside current CEO Patrick Thomas, writes Reuters. Dumas is a member of the sixth generation of the Hermes family and currently chief operating officer of the group.

Reuters – Hermes plans to name Axel Dumas joint chief executive of the French luxury goods group in June next year alongside current CEO Patrick Thomas, the company said in a statement on Tuesday.

Dumas, 42, is a member of the sixth generation of the Hermes family and currently chief operating officer of the group.

(Reporting by James Regan; Editing by Christian Plumb)