Ackermann was named creative director of the LVMH-owned menswear label in September 2016 but his tenure proved short. The announcement on Friday immediately fueled speculation about if Kris Van Assche will replace him.
The Paramus, New Jersey-based watchmaker reported its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2018 results on Thursday, announcing a sales increase of 14.1% in Q4, driven by strong performances in its European subsidiaries.
Alexandre Fauvet, director general of Fusalp, and designer Clara Daguin were among the six award winners of the French edition of the Land Rover Born Awards, celebrated in the iconic Lutetia Hotel in St Germain.
Lanvin's new owner Fosun International, which also owns Club Med and a stake in Cirque du Soleil within its broad portfolio, aims to invest at least 20 billion yuan ($3.2 billion) in technology in the next three years.