Francois is a Senior Advisor to NAGA Brands.

Francois brings over 25 years of experience in the luxury sector first with his family business Van Cleef & Arpels, followed by various senior positions including Head of Consumer & Luxury Goods at Bryan Garnier investment banking. He currently runs a private equity firm focusing on made-in-India lifestyle and luxury brands, Brands & Beyond, which he co-founded, and advises several brands in South East Asia.

Born in France, François has been living in Delhi, India since 2015. He has one son.