During his 16-year run at Louis Vuitton, Jacobs helped transform the fledgling luggage house into a coveted fashion brand with a global presence. Collaborations done under his watch include works with Stephen Sprouse, Takashi Murakami and Richard Prince. Alongside these fashion-meets-art collaborations, Jacobs earned the reputation of staging some of Paris’s most exciting and extravagant shows.
The IPO should occur within three years. We’ll be sure to keep you posted on both fronts as further news comes in.