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. 
Company Growth (employees)
Paris, FR
Size (employees)
34,695 (est)-13%
Kering was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Paris, FR

Key People at Kering

Francois-Henri Pinault

Francois-Henri Pinault

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Jean-Marc Duplaix

Jean-Marc Duplaix

Chief Financial Officer
Jean-Philippe Bailly

Jean-Philippe Bailly

Chief Operating Officer
Marie-Claire Daveu

Marie-Claire Daveu

Chief Sustainability Officer & Head Of International Institutional Affairs
Valérie Duport

Valérie Duport

Senior Vice President, Communications and Image, Kering
Carlo Alberto

Carlo Alberto

Chief Client & Marketing Officer
Jean-Franсois Palus

Jean-Franсois Palus

Group Managing Director
Albert Bensoussan

Albert Bensoussan

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

Marco Bizzarri

Chief Executive Officer, Gucci
Béatrice Lazat

Béatrice Lazat

Senior Vice President Human Resources
Roberto Vedovotto

Roberto Vedovotto

Chief Executive Officer, Kering Eyewear
Francesca Bellettini

Francesca Bellettini

Chief Executive Officer, Saint Laurent

Kering Office Locations

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

Kering Data and Metrics

Kering Financial Metrics

Kering's revenue was reported to be €11.6 b in FY, 2015 which is a 15% 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 (20-Jul-2017)

39.3 b

Closing share price (20-Jul-2017)

Kering's current market capitalization is €39.3 b.
EURFY, 2013BFY, 2014AFY, 2015A


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

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

4.3 b4.6 b5.4 b

Net Income

864.7 m1 b680.2 m

Kering Operating Metrics

Kering's Stores was reported to be 1.3 k in 2015, which is a 7% increase from the previous period
Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015


1.15 k1.19 k1.26 k

Kering Market Value History

Traffic Overview of Kering

Kering Online and Social Media Presence

Kering News and Updates

François-Henri Pinault, Kering Chief, on Why Green Is the New Black

The French luxury goods group has unveiled ambitious new sustainability targets for 2025, with a focus on carbon emissions and the production of raw materials.

Kering’s Latest Luxury: A Generous Parental Leave Policy

The luxury goods company announced a minimum of 14 weeks of paid maternity or adoptive leave — across all brands and all locations.

Kering, owner of Saint Laurent, declines to comment about report of lawsuit by designer Hedi Slimane

Kering on Thursday declined to comment on a report that Hedi Slimane has launched further legal action against his former employer. A French commercial court in June ordered the conglomerate to pay $13 million to Slimane in application of a non-compete clause following his departure from Yves Sa…

Kering Company Life and Culture

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