French luxury group LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton today said it has appointed Bertrand Stalla-Bourdillon as chairman and chief executive of its US clothing business Marc Jacobs International.

In this role he will work closely with Robert Duffy and Marc Jacobs on the development of the brand.

Stalla-Bourdillon will also remain CEO of luxury shoes and leather goods maker Berluti, which he has been involved with since 1995.