Frederic Cumenal

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Frederic Cumenal
Frederic Patrick Cumenal

September 1959 (age 59–60)
Known forformer CEO, Tiffany & Co.

Frederic Patrick Cumenal (born September 1959)[1] is a French businessman, and was the chairman and CEO of Tiffany & Co., the American jewelry retailer, from April 2015 to February 2017.[2]

Michael J. Kowalski retired as CEO on 31 March 2015, and remained non-executive chairman. Cumenal, president of Tiffany, succeed him as CEO.[3]

Following weak sales Tiffany announced in February 2017 that Cumenal was leaving immediately, after 22 months as CEO. He was replaced on an interim basis by his predecessor Michael Kowalski.[4][5]


  1. ^ "Frederic Patrick CUMENAL - Personal Appointments (free information from Companies House)".
  2. ^ Hoi-Nga Wong, Stephanie (6 February 2017). "Tiffany Abruptly Drops CEO in Luxury Industry's Latest Shake-Up". Bloomberg. Retrieved 6 February 2017.
  3. ^ DeMarco, Anthony (21 July 2014). "Tiffany & Co. CEO Michael Kowalski to Retire; Successor Named". Forbes. Retrieved 1 August 2015.
  4. ^ "Tiffany says CEO Frederic Cumenal steps down". 6 February 2017 – via Reuters.
  5. ^ "Tiffany Abruptly Drops CEO in Luxury Industry's Latest Shake-Up". 5 February 2017 – via