Children's clothing manufacturer Petit Bateau has named Stephane Bianchi as its new chief executive officer, replacing Vincent Huguenin in the new position.
Stephane Bianchi was previously CEO of French Yves Rocher cosmetics group, which bought Petit Bateau in 1988. Since then, the apparel maker's turnover has increased threefold.

Petit Bateau has a workforce of 1,650 and a 209 million euros average annual turnover.