Paris, Oct 7, 2014
Nina Ricci announces the appointment of Guillaume Henry as Creative Director of the House.
Mr. Henry, 35 years old and of French nationality, graduated in 2000 from the Ecole Supérieure des Arts Appliqués Duperré. From there he attended the Institut Français de la Mode where he completed the Design Postgraduate Program.
Successively, he held positions at Givenchy and Paule Ka before taking the role as Artistic Director at Carven in 2009.
Ralph Toledano, President of Puig Fashion Division mentioned : “We are welcoming Guillaume Henry at Nina Ricci with tremendous delight and great ambitions for the brand. In addition to being an outstanding talent, Guillaume has the characteristics of a major Designer : artistic vision, intuition, intelligence, charisma, curiosity, and a remarkable ability to attract and gather the very best.”
Guillaume Henry will start in his new position on January 5th 2015, and will show his first Nina Ricci collection for the Fall Winter 2015-16 season.