A world leader in apparel and accessories, Kering develops an ensemble of powerful Luxury and Sport & Lifestyle brands: Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Brioni, Christopher Kane, McQ, Stella McCartney, Tomas Maier, Boucheron, Dodo, Girard-Perregaux, JeanRichard, Pomellato, Qeelin, Ulysse Nardin, Puma, Volcom and Cobra. By ‘empowering imagination’ in the fullest sense, Kering encourages its brands to reach their potential, in the most sustainable manner. 
Paris, FR
Size (employees)
34,695 (est)
Kering was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Paris, FR
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Key People/Management at Kering

Jean-Philippe Bailly

Jean-Philippe Bailly

Chief Operating Officer, Kering
Jean-Marc Duplaix

Jean-Marc Duplaix

Chief Financial Officer, Kering
Francesca Bellettini

Francesca Bellettini

Chief Executive Officer, Saint Laurent
Albert Bensoussan

Albert Bensoussan

Chief Executive Officer, Luxury – Watches and Jewellery Division, Kering
Marco Bizzarri

Marco Bizzarri

Chief Executive Officer, Gucci
Roberto Vedovotto

Roberto Vedovotto

Chief Executive Officer, Kering Eyewear
Grégory Boutté

Grégory Boutté

Chief Client and Digital Officer, Kering
Marie-Claire Daveu

Marie-Claire Daveu

Chief Sustainability Officer and Head of International Institutional Affairs, Kering
Valérie Duport

Valérie Duport

Senior Vice-President Communications and Image, Kering
Björn Gulden

Björn Gulden

Chief Executive Officer, PUMA SE
Claus-Dietrich Lahrs

Claus-Dietrich Lahrs

Chief Executive Officer, Bottega Veneta
Béatrice Lazat

Béatrice Lazat

Senior Vice-President Human Resources, Kering
François-Henri Pinault

François-Henri Pinault

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kering
Jean-François Palus

Jean-François Palus

Group Managing Director, Kering

Kering Office Locations

Kering has an office in Paris
Paris, FR (HQ)
40 Rue de Sèvres
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Kering Financials and Metrics

Kering Financials

Kering's revenue was reported to be €11.58 b in FY, 2015 which is a 15.4% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2015)

11.6 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

7.1 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

680.2 m

Market capitalization (5-Oct-2017)

49.9 b

Closing share price (5-Oct-2017)

Kering's current market capitalization is €49.9 b.
EURFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


9.7 b10 b11.6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

3.6 b3.7 b4.5 b

Gross profit

6 b6.3 b7.1 b
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Kering Operating Metrics

Kering's Stores was reported to be 1.3 k in Y, 2015.
Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015


1.15 k1.19 k1.26 k
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Kering News and Updates

Kering and Richemont: Why a Mega-Merger Makes Sense

The two luxury conglomerates are both successful in their own right, but their best bet at building a true multi-brand, multi-category giant to rival LVMH is a merger.

Kering Refutes Tax Evasion Claims

The French luxury-goods group has responded to reports that it used a Swiss-based scheme to evade taxes on earnings from brands like Gucci and Saint Laurent.

Carmen Busquets to Co-Host Sustainability Summit in Costa Rica

Gisele Bündchen and Nina Garcia are among speakers confirmed to attend the three day event organised by non-profit organisation Omina, in partnership with Livia Firth's Eco-Age.

What's Acne Studios Worth?

The Swedish label is up for sale and market sources say it could fetch €400 million to €500 million — potentially more if there is competition.

Prada Shares Soar 20 Percent on Growth Outlook

Prada shares jumped to its highest level since June 2015.

Prada Sees Growth Ahead Despite Profit Drop

Despite the declines, chief executive Patrizio Bertelli expressed confidence the Italian luxury-goods brand would return to growth.
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