The French luxury goods group LVMH has appointed Vanessa Moungar as chief diversity and inclusion officer. She will report to the group’s executive vice president of human resources and synergies, Chantal Gaemperle. Moungar’s role will be to build a network of diversity and inclusion leaders in the group’s portfolio of brands.

Moungar was previously director for gender, women and civil society at the African Development Bank Group from July 2017 to June 2021. Prior to that she was senior manager in charge of Africa for the World Economic Forum.