Luxury goods group LVMH has appointed Scott Bowman as CEO of Marc Jacobs International LLC and of Marc Jacobs Inc. He will report to Yves Carcelle, president of the LVMH Fashion Group which includes, besides Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton, Loewe, Celine, Cerruti, Berluti, Givenchy, Christian Lacroix, Fend, StefanoBi, Emilio Pucci and Thomas Pink.

Scott Bowman has most recently been mid-Pacific region president of LVMH majority owned DFS Group. At Marc Jacobs he succeeds Thomas O'Neill who has joined LVMH's Watch and Jewelry Business Group.

Yves Carcelle noted: "We are pleased to have Scott Bowman join the LVMH Fashion Group. Having experience in merchandising, marketing and operating luxury retail stores for many years, Scott will contribute to the continued development of the Marc Jacobs brands, which already enjoy great success in the United States."