Laurent Dordet took over as CEO of La Montre Hermès on 1 March 2015.
A graduate of the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce in Paris, he began his career in 1991 with Arthur Andersen. On leaving he joined the Hermès group, where he has remained ever since. At the end of 1995 he joined the group’s finance department. In 2002 he was made deputy general manager of Holding Textile Hermès in Lyon, and in 2007 he became general manager of Hermès Cuirs Précieux. Prior to being appointed CEO of La Montre Hermès, he was general manager of the Hermès leather goods division from 2011.