LEF Board Members

In addition to a Board of Directors, the LEF Advisory Board is comprised of a select group of the world’s leading luxury firms, dedicated to providing Business and Design students with unique opportunities to gain first-hand experience and knowledge of the luxury industry. The LEF Advisory Board members commit financial support, time, resources, and expertise to ensure the success of the foundation’s programs, and help to promote scholarship about the luxury industry. For more information, please contact us.

Board of Directors

Advisory Board

Americana Manhasset (Deirdre Costa Major)
Audemars Piguet (Antonio Seward)
Baccarat Hotel (Hermann Elger)
Cadillac (Andrew Lipman)
Cartier (Mercedes Abramo)
Chanel (Joyce Green)
Christian Dior (Renaud de Lesquen)
Departures / American Express Centurion (Steven DeLuca)

Fendi (Gaetano Sciuto) 
Hermès (Robert Chavez)
Lalique (Maz Zouhairi)
Louis Vuitton (Lanessa Elrod)
Louis XIII (Philippe Farnier)
Maclaren (Farzad Rastegar)
Mr. & Mrs. Italy (Fabio Leoncini)
Oscar de la Renta (Alex Bolen)
Salvatore Ferragamo

Shiseido (Marc Rey)
Tiffany & Co. (Jean-Marc Bellaiche)
Van Cleef & Arpels (Alain Bernard)

Corporate Sponsor
Havas Luxe (Thomas Serrano)