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Groupe Printemps appoints two new members to its Executive Committee

The Printemps group announces two appointments to its Executive Committee: Jean Gasnier, Managing Director of New Business and Alain Cheung, Managing Director Digital & Omnichannel.

"After an intense three-year transformation plan, we want to take the Printemps group into a new phase aimed at developing the most promising initiatives on a large scale and over the long term. The appointments of Jean Gasnier and Alain Cheung are a perfect illustration of this desire to develop new pillars of growth. The quality and specificity of their respective profiles complement the richness of our Management Committee," says Jean-Marc Bellaiche, CEO of Groupe Printemps.

  • Jean Gasnier - General Manager of New Businesses

Jean Gasnier holds a double Master's degree in Media and Communications from Fundan University in Shanghai and the London School of Economics, as well as a Master's degree in Economics & Finance from the IEP in Lille. He began his career as a Strategic Planner with the marketplace Shopcade. In 2012, he joined Burberry as Digital Business Analyst, before moving on to become Business Architecture Manager. In 2016, he became Digital Director of the Elite Model agency and joined La Perla in 2017 as E-commerce and Digital Marketing Director. Since 2018, he has held the position of Marketing, Digital and Omnichannel Director at Citadium, the Printemps group's urban fashion retailer.


  • Alain Cheung - General Manager Digital & Omnichannel

Graduating with a Master 2 in E-commerce & web marketing from TBS Education, Alain Cheung began his career with Meninvest Group as E-commerce Project Manager. In 2013, he joined The Other Store - The OZ - as E-Store Manager, before joining Cleor, a French retail player specializing in jewelry, in 2016, where he successively held the positions of E-commerce Project Manager, E-commerce Manager and Digital and E-commerce Director. He joined Zadig & Voltaire in 2019 as E-Commerce Director Europe. Since 2021 he had been Digital and CRM Director for Claudie Pierlot (SMCP group).