Gilles Rousseau is Global Chief Operating Officer at LR Paris.

He has over 20 years of experience working in brand management and technology leadership roles. His unique skillset, built from his dual areas of expertise, has helped him lead and implement cutting edge omnichannel brand strategies for luxury, fashion and retail brands.

Prior to LR Paris, Gilles  held various management roles for leading tech companies. He was Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Splashlight, Chief Sales Officer at The Digital Marvels and Director of Sales & Marketing at TripleHop Technologies, Inc.

Gilles also held senior marketing positions at a number of venerable luxury companies, including Christie’s International, Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton (LVMH) and Van Cleef & Arpels.

In addition to serving in the aforementioned roles, he has been a Foreign Trade Advisor for the French Government since 2001. 

Gilles is a frequent speaker on the convergence of emerging technologies in brand management.

A native of France, he has lived and worked in the United States, Europe and Asia.