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In strides French retail and luxury titan FranÃ§ois-Henri Pinault, who makes a beeline for Mc Cartney, embracing her like a family member, patting the head of her three-year-old son, Miller, and tickling the chin of her nine-month-old son, Beckett. â Mc Cartney asks, referring to the backdrop for her runway, a colorful felt playground scene by Dinos and Jake, best known for their sculptures depicting hell and other horrors. âIâll have to show it to your father,â she offers, referring to billionaire FranÃ§ois Pinault, who owns a staggering collection of modern and contemporary art..Mc Cartneyâs backdrop for her fashion show a year ago was much more up the younger Pinaultâs alley: a lush, vertical garden by green-haired botanist Patrick Blanc that was later donated to a housing project in the gritty, have-not Paris suburb of Boulogne-Billancourt.In 1987 François-Henri Pinault began his career at PPR (then called Pinault Distribution) where he was promoted to become manager of the buying department in 1988, head manager of France Bois Industries in 1989, and head manager of Pinault Distribution in 1990.At the helms of the group, he grew concerned about PPR's close ties to the European market and its eclectic set of numerous businesses.The gesture encapsulated what seems likely to define the legacy of FranÃ§ois-Henri, 46, who has quietly put social and environmental issues at the top of his agenda as chairman and chief executive officer at PPR, the French conglomerate that controls Gucci Group and retail chains such as Fnac and Conforama.When Pinault established PPRâs Corporate Social Responsibility Department last year, his company was the first on Parisâs CAC 40 to appoint a director of CSR who reports directly to the CEO and who is a member of its executive committee.They are respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.
Kering also developed a sports & lifestyle division with the acquisition of Puma (2007) and Volcom (2011).
A., which later became Pinault-Printemps-Redoute, then PPR, and then Kering.
François-Henri Pinault graduated from HEC School of Management (1985).
Under his leadership, Kering divested the retail industry and became a luxury group.
François-Henri Pinault is the son of François Pinault, the founder of Pinault S.