Alain Quillet

President Comité Montaigne & Mentor MSc Fashion
Alain Quillet

Alain Quillet has been acting in top management positions for the last 30 years in four French Companies (Haute Couture, Ready-to-wear and accessories).

1984 graduate from EDC, he completed with DECS (chartered accountant cursus) prior to join Thomson group as controller.

He joined Christian Dior in 1990 and during 17 years moved from finance positions to international Retail development and Retail Operations Director.

Then, he held positions of Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive officer in Nina Ricci Mode, Sonia Rykiel and Paule Ka.

Alain has been appointed in 2019 President of Comité Montaigne, fedarating and representing the 80 luxury brands installed Avenue Montaigne and rue François 1er in Paris.

Through his own consulting, ABAQAB, he advices and supports projects (development, M&A) with Fashion and Luxury brands top management, individual investors, funds, private equity companies and distributors.