Luxurynsight x FashionNetwork

Luxurynsight x Fashion Network

The luxury industry is constantly evolving and facing new challenges, and an insider’s perspective is sometimes the best way to discover and get prepared for the new world.Listen to leaders and experts from luxury, fashion and beauty industries — as they share their personal journeys, navigating challenges as well as their opinions on the current state of the market and what to expect in the future.This podcast is brought to you by Luxurynsight and Fashion Network.

All Episodes

Meet our latest podcast guest, Maggie Henriquez, CEO of Krug Champagne (LVMH). Join us along with our host, Olivier Guyot, Redacteur en Chef at Fashion Network, as Maggie walks us through her journey from Venezuela to Paris as a woman in a male dominated industry. Find out how she redefined Krug’s strategy and revolutionized marketing by incorporating music, art and culture with the discovery of the original founder’s notebook.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Nov 29

1 hr 9 min

Meet our latest podcast guest, Henri Sebaoun, Directeur Général of French fashion brand Vanessa Bruno and ex-Directeur Général of Carven. Join us along with our host, Olivier Guyot, Redacteur en Chef at Fashion Network, as Henri shares his background in ready-to-wear fashion and its evolution over time. Get an exclusive look inside the process of unifying brand positioning, reinventing a brand, managing investors and growth, as well as building desirability for products in a world dictated by fast fashion.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Nov 8

56 min 58 sec

Meet our latest podcast guest, Clarisse Reille, General Director of DEFI, a platform for funding and developing the fashion industry in France. Join us along with our host, Olivier Guyot, Redacteur en Chef at Fashion Network, as Clarisse shares with us how DEFI is leading the evolution of the French luxury and fashion ecosystem. Get in-depth insights into the current state of fashion in France, the growing focus on sustainable fashion, and the importance of omnichannel strategies and navigating the new normal.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Aug 6

52 min 29 sec

In the new episode of our podcast, we welcome Nathalie Colin, former Artistic Director and Board member of Swarovski, and Co-Founder Maison Minuit. Join us along with our host, Olivier Guyot, Redacteur en Chef at Fashion Network, as Nathalie takes us through her professional journey, and what it takes to transform creative ideas into commercial action. Find out what a brand needs to succeed in a competitive world, her motivation to start a new entrepreneurial career, and the potential of the new generation.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Jul 22

57 min 2 sec

Our latest guest is Lutz Huelle, creative designer and founder of his eponymous label. Join us along with our host, Godfrey Deeny, Global Editor-in-Chief at Fashion Network, as Lutz talks about his background, how he arrived in Paris and became an influential designer. Discover his unique experience of working with the fashion genius Martin Margiela, finding investors, and starting his own project. Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Jul 12

33 min 29 sec

We’re back with a new episode with Chantal Baudron, a leading figure in fashion & luxury recruitment and the first female business angel in France. Join us along with our host, Olivier Guyot, Redacteur en Chef at Fashion Network, as Chantal talks about her background, how she set up her own business practice, and came to be a business angel. Find out what goes on behind the scenes in the world of recruitment and how things are changing with the advent of remote working and digital transformation.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Jun 25

44 min 52 sec

Our latest guest is Dan Arrouas, co-founder and CEO of Ba&sh, one of the most successful and influential French fashion brands, and President of group Vog. Join us along with our host, Olivier Guyot, Redacteur en Chef at Fashion Network, as Dan talks about the history and international development of Ba&sh and his optimistic view of the future. Get the insider’s look into what will change in the future of fashion after the pandemic with a focus on sustainability, retail and digital innovation.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

May 10

58 min 56 sec

Our latest guest is Natalie Bader, Member of the Board of Directors at Ritz Paris and Founder of Veribad, a French consulting agency. Join us along with our host, Olivier Guyot, Redacteur en Chef France at Fashion Network, as Natalie talks about her experience of working with brands like Chanel, Sephora, Prada, etc, and navigating the world of luxury – from beauty to fashion and jewellery, and now hospitality. Get the insider’s look into bringing new and innovative concepts to life and her ideas for reinventing the hospitality industry to attract and engage local consumers in the absence of tourists.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Apr 27

45 min 10 sec

We’re kicking off our new season with a great French designer – Alexandre Vauthier, Founder and Designer of the label, Alexandre Vauthier and former Head Designer Jean-Paul Gaultier’s couture collection. Join us along with our host, Godfrey Deeny, Global Editor-in-Chief at Fashion Network, as Alexandre takes us through his journey in fashion and his experience of working with iconic celebrities and brands like Mugler and Jean-Paul Gaultier. Find out how he built his brand and approach his business while maintaining a keen focus on couture clientele.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Apr 15

35 min 47 sec

Our latest guest is Frédérique Picard, President of the Maison Carel and ex-General Manager of Annick Goutal. Join along with our host, Olivier Guyot, Redacteur en Chef France at Fashion Network, as Frédérique talks about her professional journey in different sectors of luxury and understanding different types of consumers. Learn more about the importance of building an emotional connection with consumers, while maintaining a timeless brand as well as the impact of Chinese consumers and her vision for Maison Carel.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Mar 22

40 min 29 sec

Meet our latest guest – Erwan Rambourg, an expert luxury analyst and author of ‘Future Luxe’ and ‘The Bling Dynasty. Join along with our host, Godfrey Deeny, Global Editor-in-Chief at Fashion Network, as Erwan delves deeper into the various actors at play in an increasingly competitive luxury industry. Learn more about the state of luxury consumers, the role of digitalization and Chinese clientele, the implications of Covid-19 and the factors businesses need to asses for future growth and development.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Mar 15

27 min 44 sec

Meet our latest guest – Gerald Cohen, an expert publicist and founder of BabyBrand, a platform that promotes the new generation of fashion and lifestyle entrepreneurs. Join along with our host, Olivier Guyot, Redacteur en Chef France at Fashion Network, to dive deeper into Gerald’s inspirations, working with different designers, the difference in codes from generation to generation and the new actors of change impacting our world today.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Mar 2

48 min 24 sec

Meet our latest guest – Helen Lambert Kennedy, CEO at The Style Pulse, a global platform to connect buyers with curated brands in the retail industry. Join along with our host, Godfrey Deeny, Global Editor-in-Chief at Fashion Network, as Helen highlights the new challenges and opportunities within the retail industry and its transformation, and the impact of COVID-19 on accelerating the inevitable digitalization in fashion – from buying to selling.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Feb 18

24 min 13 sec

To celebrate the spirit of Chinese New Year, we are joined by two experts on the Chinese market – Ariel Wizman, Co-Founder of Miniso and Jean Revis, Co-Founder of MAD Network. Together with Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network, they explore the shift in Chinese brands’ strategies and its perception in the West. Get in-depth insights into factors promoting the exchange of creativity, mastering the idea of luxury, new consumer types, the impact of socio-political climate and what the future would look like for Chinese luxury brands.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Feb 9

30 min 2 sec

Our latest podcast guest is Sylvie Benard, Founder of La Dame à la Licorne and Paris Good Fashion and Former Environment Director at LVMH. Discover her journey from agricultural engineering to developing eco-conscious strategies for fashion and luxury, with our host, Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network. Delve deeper into the intricacies of driving and measuring the impact of sustainable development – from vision to production to marketing, the importance of staying agile and her plans for repositioning Paris as the capital of sustainable fashion.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Feb 1

38 min 7 sec

Meet our latest podcast guest - Bénédicte Epinay, President & CEO of the Comité Colbert, an association that represents the concept of French Luxury. Join along with our host, Olivier Guyot, as she elaborates on the evolution of editorial press in France, the role of Comité Colbert in French luxury, the importance of promoting culture and what to expect in 2021.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Jan 18

52 min 33 sec

Introducing our first guests of 2021 – Victoria Feldman and Tomas Berzins, founders of the young French fashion brand, Victoria/Tomas. Join along with our host, Godfrey Deeny, to find out the story behind the brand, dynamics of being an independent fashion label in today’s age and the how they’re incorporating sustainability and gender equality in their brand’s DNA. Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Jan 6

36 min 2 sec

Meet our latest podcast guest – Maximilian Bittner, CEO of Vestiaire Collective, a leading online marketplace for pre-owned luxury fashion. Join the conversation with our host, Godfrey Deeny, as he discusses the growing influence of e-commerce and the impact of Covid-19 on digital acceleration. Find out how Vestiaire Collective is reinforcing sustainability, building an engaged global community of consumers and sellers, and transforming the second-hand luxury market.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Oct 2020

25 min 59 sec

Our latest podcast guest is Isabelle Capron, Vice President of Icicle Shanghai Fashion Group, a pioneer for durable Eco Fashion in China. Join along with our host, Olivier Guyot, as Isabelle discusses her journey so far and shares her experience of creating brand strategies for a new and global Chinese fashion brand, tapping into the new generations of Chinese consumers, and growth opportunities for local versus international brands in China.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Oct 2020

42 min 46 sec

Paris Fashion Week SS21 is right around the corner and we’re excited to be back with a new season full of inspiring ideas and conversations. Meet our first guest of this season – Alexandre Mattiussi, Founder and Designer of a young French fashion label, Ami. Find out how he overcame the odds to start and grow his brand all over the world, with our host, Godfrey Deeny of Fashion Network. Learn how Alexandre uses inspiration from everyday interactions to continue evolving the brand, what makes French fashion different from the rest of the world and navigating the impact of Covid-19. Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Sep 2020

41 min 45 sec

Meet our latest podcast guest, Jean-Noël Kapferer, the world-renowned expert on luxury brands. Tune in, as he takes us for an insightful look at the concept of luxury, with our host, Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network. Learn how different brands market the appeal of ‘luxury’, the difference in cultural interpretations of luxury, and how brands can approach the ultimate challenge of growth vs. exclusivity in the industry.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

May 2020

55 min 27 sec

Meet our latest podcast guest – Tony Pinville, Co-founder and CEO of Heuritech, a trend forecasting agency powered by AI. In conversation with our host, Olivier Guyot, he explains how he built an innovative tool that empowers businesses to predict consumer trends. Learn how luxury brands are using technology to anticipate the market, fine tune their positioning, and accelerate their decision-making process.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Apr 2020

33 min 17 sec

Our latest podcast guest is Ulrik Garde Due, President and CEO of Mark Cross, one of the oldest American luxury brands. Join along with our host, Godfrey Deeny, as he discusses his journey so far and shares his secret strategies for reviving a heritage brand and connecting it with younger audiences. Learn what it means to define an authentic American luxury brand in a market over-shadowed with European luxury brands.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Mar 2020

29 min 24 sec

Our latest guest on the podcast is Sophie Lacoste, Administrator of Fusalp and granddaughter of René Lacoste, founder of Lacoste. Follow along as she divulges her family’s heritage and relationship with sports, with our host Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network. Find out her inspirations behind the transformation of Fusalp, future of premium-luxe sportswear market and the importance of creating a positive impact on the world.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Mar 2020

28 min 23 sec

To celebrate the spirit of Paris Fashion Week, we have with us Sidney Toledano, Chairman and CEO of LVMH Fashion Brands. Join along, as Mr. Toledano takes us inside the world of fashion at LVMH, with our host, Godfrey Deeny of Fashion Network. Find out the story behind the relaunch of Patou, working with creative directors such as Hedi Slimane and John Galliano, as well as the influence of China, Millennials and Sustainability on the future of fashion.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Feb 2020

45 min 3 sec

Our guest of the week is Céline Orjubin, co-founder and CEO of MyLittleParis, a company with a unique business model. Join along with our host, Olivier Guyot, as Céline takes us through her journey and shares her secrets of becoming a successful woman entrepreneur. Find out the inspirations behind the concept of ‘MyLittleParis’ and how they were able to generate interest, engagement, equity and build a 4-million strong community, with just a newsletter.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Feb 2020

46 min 56 sec

Our first guest in the new year is Floriane de Saint-Pierre, a phenomenal talent matchmaker in the luxury industry. She founded her HR consulting firm to connect best talents with leading brands globally. Tune in, as she discusses her career path and what drives her relationship with creativity, with our host, Godfrey Deeny. Find out how the role of media, changing definitions of creativity and new business models are influencing the industry and the talent it attracts.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Jan 2020

56 min 44 sec

Our latest podcast guest is Violaine Gressier, Luxury Industry Manager at Facebook. Find out how she’s accompanying luxury brands build exceptional social media strategies, with our host, Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network. Keep up with the content evolution, engage the audiences and learn about the potential of brands like Gucci, who are harnessing the power of social media to collaborate with artists.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Dec 2019

31 min 36 sec

Meet our latest podcast guest, Odile Roujol, Founder of FAB and advisor to many beauty start-ups in Silicon Valley, such as BPSK, GlamCam, Proven Skincare, etc. In conversation with our host, Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network, she shares her journey so far and her passion for innovation. Learn how she built a co-creation platform to empower women entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs from ethnical minorities in the beauty industry.  Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Nov 2019

44 min 36 sec

Our guest this week is Nicolas Houzé, CEO of Galeries Lafayette and BHV Marais. Follow along with our host, Olivier Guyot, as he talks about what it means to nurture and grow a family-run business, while maintaining the ‘French Art de Vivre’. Learn how Nicolas is redefining what luxury retail experience means in today’s world.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Oct 2019

42 min 2 sec

Our latest podcast guest is the expert strategist, Eléonore Baudry, President of Figaret Paris and Associate Director at Experienced Capital. Learn about her experience of developing brands like Gucci, Sarenza, and more, with our host, Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network. Today, she is reviving the image of Figaret Paris – get insights into the evolving consumer habits, influence of social media and the plans she has in store for the future of the brand.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Oct 2019

37 min 38 sec

Our guest this week is the Belgian fashion designer, Olivier Theyskens, who has worked for major design houses like Rochas, Nina Ricci and Theory. Join along as he takes us down the path of becoming the designer he is today. Learn what it means to be an independent fashion designer in the age of social media and the power of cultural influences on fashion. Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Oct 2019

33 min 54 sec

Our guest this week is a true Parisian and an excellent marketer, Isabelle Gex – President of Global Fragrances at Shiseido, Sr. Advisor for Luxurynsight, and the former Global President of LVMH Fragrances. Tune in to the conversation with our host, Godfrey Deeny, for an exclusive insider’s look into the business of luxury fragrances, the importance of visual storytelling and building a strong brand identity. Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Sep 2019

56 min 24 sec

We’re back with Season 2 of our podcast, with Richard Collasse, Head of Global Travel Retail at Chanel. After working in Japan for over 45 years, he’s back in Europe to head the travel retail department. Learn about the impact of culture and society on luxury brands, international business expansion strategies and developing Chanel in Japan – with our host, Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Sep 2019

35 min 50 sec

Our this week’s guest is Pierre François Le Louet, President of Fédération Française du Prêt à Porter Féminin (FFPAPF) and Nelly Rodi. Follow along with our host, Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network, as he talks about his role in supporting independent French fashion designers and the importance of investing in young entrepreneurs. Learn what the rise of the Instagram community means for fashion and how to combat the slowing economy in France.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Jul 2019

36 min 19 sec

Our guests this week are Delphine Vitry and Jean Revis, co-founders of MAD Network, a French company specialising in retail projects and customer experience. Learn about their interesting careers, importance of retail in the luxury industry, evolution of retail strategies, and how to cater to Chinese consumers, together with our host, Olivier Guyot.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Jul 2019

46 min 34 sec

Our guest for this episode is Anouck Duranteau-Loeper, Deputy CEO of Isabel Marant. She has previously worked for brands such as LVMH, Celine and Paco Rabanne. Learn about her experiences and working at Isabel Marant – from understanding the brand philosophy to building a brand with strong digital presence. She shares what it means to embrace the digital revolution, keeping up with Chinese and Millennial customers and importance of sustainability.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Jun 2019

28 min 25 sec

Our guest this week is an expression of French Luxury, Christian Blanckaert – Former Executive VP of Hermès International, and former President of Comité Colbert. Join along the journey, as Christian spills all the insider secrets, with our host, Godfrey Deeny. Learn the importance of innovation in Luxury, changing consumer behaviours and capturing the essence of luxury.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Jun 2019

31 min 53 sec

This week’s episode features Massimo Piombini, CEO of Balmain. Massimo has worked with various luxury brands for over 30 years and has extensive knowledge of the industry. Discover his journey with our host, Godfrey Deeny of Fashion Network as he talks about reviving Balmain, the growing importance of sustainability and using AI to understand consumer behaviour.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

May 2019

28 min 25 sec

Our this week’s guest is Michel Campan, CEO of H2O Consulting. He is a true digital pioneer in the luxury industry, having made remarkable contributions at Hermès, Lancôme and Dior Couture. He is also an advisor at BSPK, Wellness Wave and Luxurynsight. Join along as he shares his journey through the digital transformation and evolution of the luxury industry, with our host, Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

May 2019

34 min 58 sec

Meet our guest for this week: Elie Papiernik, Co-Founder and Design Director of Centdegrés. Join the conversation as Elie explains the importance of designing emotional brands, taking risks and using data intelligence for design innovation. Find out how to appeal to different types of consumers and markets, with our host, Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

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Apr 2019

35 min 13 sec

Our this week’s guest is Catherine Aymard-Yu, former Chinese Clientele Director at Van Cleef & Arpels and Galeries Lafayette. Follow along her journey as she discusses the evolution of Chinese tourists, their aspirations – how they went from being followers to challengers and active contributors, with Godfrey Deeny, Global Editor in Chief of Fashion Network.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Apr 2019

25 min 15 sec

It’s time to meet our second guest of the podcast series! Join Michael Jais, CEO of Launchmetrics, in conversation with Olivier Guyot of Fashion Network. Take a deeper look into what influencers really mean in the fashion, beauty and luxury industries as Michael talks about different types of influencers and how brands need to optimize their marketing strategies to build stronger brands and connect with the audience.Support the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Mar 2019

22 min 15 sec

Meet our guest: Stanislas de Quercize, former President of Richemont France, former CEO and President of Cartier International and Van Cleef and ArpelsSupport the show (https://www.luxurynsight.com/)

Mar 2019

28 min 52 sec