Kris Van Assche is stepping down from his role as a Creative Director of Dior Homme after 11 years at the helm.
According to the Business Of Fashion Kim Jones, who was previously men’s Artistic Director at Louis Vuitton, will take over the role. Chairman and CEO of Christian Dior Couture, Pietro Beccari spoke of his admiration of Van Assche and praised him for creating an elegant and contemporary silhouette for men and playing an important role in Dior Homme development. Van Assche added:
“After eleven years at Dior Homme, my mind and heart filled with experiences, I am leaving this beautiful house to pursue new challenges.”