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Founders Breakfast


Le 6 septembre 2019
De 8:00 AM à 10:00 AM

Neiman Marcus - The Zodiac (7th floor)

Our guest speakers
Geoffroy Van Raemdonck
Geoffroy Van Raemdonck
CEO @ Neiman Marcus Group
Geoffroy is bringing his renowned reputation as a global industry leader and business transformation expert to the luxury retailer since February 2018. Since his arrival, he is providing focus to NMG, encouraging and fostering innovative thinking and redefining a go forward strategy for the organization. Most recently, van Raemdonck served as Ralph Lauren Group President, EMEA &amp.
President & CEO, North America @ Richemont
After being the Managing Director @Cartier South East Asia in Singapore, the International Customer Service Director @Cartier in Paris, the President & CEO @Van Cleef & Arpels in Tokyo and in NYC, Alain has been appointed President & CEO North America @Richemont in NYC. He has also been President of the FrenchFounders Retail Club since its creation.
We will talk about

Neiman Marcus has learned a thing or two in its 109-year history, and one thing remains constant: it must anticipate future customer needs to stay on the cutting edge of retail. 

We are very pleased to welcome Neiman Marcus' recent CEO, Geoffroy van Raemdonck. Geoffroy has been leading the innovation and the group since February 2018. 

Alain, President of the Retail Club, will go through 3 engaging topics with Geoffroy, to analyse the transformation engaged at Neiman Marcus.

  1. Business transformation
  2. Cultural transformation
  3. Personal transformation

We will also discover ​the famous Neiman Marcus Popovers during the networking breakfast. Don't miss this great moment !



  • 8.00 am : doors open
  • 8.00 am - 9.00 am : networking breakfast at The Zodiac (7th floor) 
  • 9.00 am - 9.40 am : fireside chat with Alain and Geoffroy at the Neiman Marcus live (6th floor)
  • 9.40 am - 10.00 am : Q&A 
  • 10.00 am : end of the event, store opens, guests can enjoy NM and shop

Business & Drinks 

  • Retail Club event, reserved to Retail Club members first
  • Participation under-enrollment and based on “first come, first served” policy
  • Possibility to invite a non-member CEO, top-executive, entrepreneur, or investor – subject to validation by FrenchFounders
  • In case of cancellation, please inform us at least 48h before.

Who is attending?

  • Retailers
  • Retail Club Members
Among the attendees
168 participants à cet événement
S. Benady
R. Vidal
J. Grunberg
T. Farinaud
Coty - Luxury
N. Croft
R. Cornaggia
Estée Lauder

Neiman Marcus - The Zodiac (7th floor)

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