LVMH Moët Hennessy – Louis Vuitton announces the appointment of Stéphane Baschiera as Chief Executive Officer of Moet & Chandon as of March 2012. Jean-Marc Lacave will become Chief Executive Officer of Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin. Stéphane Baschiera joined Moët Hennessy, the wines and spirits division of LVMH, in 1996 and since then has been Commercial Director of Moët Hennessy Diageo France, Director of Moët Hennessy in Italy, and then Chief Executive Officer of the Maison Ruinart. Since 2009, he has held the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Maison Veuve Cliquot Ponsardin, and has contributed to the excellent performance of the Maison since that time. Jean-Marc Lacave joined the Watches & Jewelry division of the LVMH group in the United Kingdom in 2001. Since 2007 he has been Chief Executive Officer of Watches & Jewelry in Asia.