The change is effective October 26, 2019. “Eric has been offered a wonderful opportunity outside the Group and I fully understand his decision to pursue it”, said Johann Rupert, Chairman, Richemont. “We would like to thank Eric for his many contributions to the Group’s fashion and accessories businesses, positioning them well for the future”.  Richemont’s Fashion & Accessories Maisons will report to Jérôme Lambert, Group Chief Executive Officer.