Amandine de Souza, a graduate of ESCP Europe, benefits from more than 15 years of experience in retail and e-commerce, mainly in the Home and Decoration sectors.
She began her career in 2005 as a consultant in the Retail practice of the Bain & Company consultancy firm, where she spent four years. In 2009, she joined the Casino group as Category Director for the French market in the Home sector, before expanding her scope to all non-food merchandise (home, leisure, consumer electronics and textile). Then, she had an international experience within the Group, managing global sourcing and negotiations.
In 2015, she held the position of President of the French business of Westwing, one of the leading Home & Living e-commerce retailers in Europe, with the ambition to develop an inspiring, multi-style and renewed offer for the French market.
Since March 2018, she has joined the Galeries Lafayette group where she's now leading the BHV department stores (Le BHV/Marais, Le BHV/Parly 2 and bhv.fr), the italian food concept Eataly opened in April 2019 in Paris' Marais district, near by Le BHV/Marais, and home, lesiure and DIY purchasing department for the Group.
In February 2020, she joined the Executive Committee.
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