Jerome Lambert, Compagnie Financiere Richemont Chief Executive Officer in second quartile of Swiss annual return 17 February 2021

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Jerome Lambert's performance as Chief Executive Officer of Compagnie Financiere Richemont (SIX:CFR) is ranked in the second quartile of BuySellSignals performers by 5-years average annual return of 11.7%. This corresponds to a percentile ranking of 58.5 out of 217 companies listed in Swiss. The present value of US$1,000 (PV1000) invested 5 years ago is now worth $1,741; a capital gain of $543 and dividend reinvested of $198.

Compagnie Financiere Richemont (SIX:CFR) has soared CHF31.36 (or 54.3%) in the past five years to close at CHF89.08 today.

Compared with the Swiss Market Index SMI Price Index which has risen 39.0% over the same period, this is a relative price increase of 15.3%.

In the past five years market cap has jumped by CHF13.9 billion to CHF46.5 billion ($52.3 billion).

IN TODAY'S REPORT:

SECTION 1 BIOGRAPHY: JEROME LAMBERT

SECTION 2 COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT ACTIVITIES

SECTION 3 COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT: INDEPENDENT RATINGS

SECTION 4 OTHER DIRECTORS OF COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT

SECTION 5 CFR STOCK DASHBOARD

SECTION 1 BIOGRAPHY: JEROME LAMBERT, CEO

Mr Lambert was appointed to the Board in 2017 and is a member of the Senior Executive Committee.

He graduated from ESG Management School, Paris and completed post-graduate studies at the Swiss Graduate School of Public Administration.

Prior to joining the Group, he held financial roles in Switzerland's public postal and telecommunications service. Mr Lambert joined Jaeger LeCoultre in 1996 as the Manufacturer's financial controller and became Chief Financial Officer three years later. In 2002, he was appointed its Chief Executive Officer and served in that role until June 2013. Mr Lambert then became Chief Executive Officer of Montblanc until March 2017. In addition, Mr Lambert has served as Chairman of A. Lange & Sohne since 2009 and was its Chief Executive for two years. In April 2017, Mr Lambert became the Group's Head of Operations, responsible for central and regional services and all Maisons other than Jewellery and Specialist Watchmakers. In November 2017, Specialist Watchmakers Maisons were added to his scope and he was named Group Operations Officer. Mr Lambert has been the Group Chief Executive Officer since September 2018.

SECTION 2 COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT ACTIVITIES

Richemont owns several of the world's leading companies in the field of luxury goods, with particular strengths in jewellery, luxury watches and writing instruments. In addition to its Luxury business, Richemont holds a significant investment in British American Tobacco - one of the world's leading tobacco groups. It is Switzerland's largest Consumer goods company by market cap.

SECTION 3 COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT: INDEPENDENT RATINGS

+ Newsweek 500:

Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA was ranked 122 by Newsweek and Corporate Knights Capital in the World's 500 Greenest Companies 2016. It had outstanding scores of 9.3% in Water productivity and 9.2% in Carbon productivity.

+ Industryweek 1000:

Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA is a new entrant in the Industry Week list of the world's largest 1000 manufacturers by Revenues in 2016, ranked 328.

+ Forbes 2000:

It is the 668th largest by revenue in the Forbes Global 2000.

+ FT 500:

It is the 258th largest by revenue in the FT Global 500.

SECTION 4 OTHER DIRECTORS OF COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT

Johann Rupert, Executive Chairman

Burkhart Grund, Chief Financial Officer

Ruggero Magnoni, Independent Non-Executive Director

SECTION 5 CFR STOCK DASHBOARD

CurrencyCHF 1 = USD 1.1252-Week Range (In CHF)43.97 - 89.34
Feb 16 closeCHF89.08SectorConsumer Goods
P/E (FY2020)50Market CapCHF46.5 billion [$52.3 billion]
Dividend Yield (TTM)1.1%EPS (FY2020)CHF2
EPS Growth (FY2020 vs FY2019)-66.5%DPS (TTM)CHF2
Ave Daily Volume2,705,643 sharesShares Outstanding522,000,000

Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA

ISIN: CH0210483332

PermID: 4295890532

RIC: CFR.S

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