Corporate Structure


Board of Directors


Silvio Denz


Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors
Dual Swiss and Italian citizen currently residing in Switzerland.


Silvio Denz founded Lalique Group SA, formerly known as Art & Fragrance SA, in 2000. He is currently serving the Group as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors. He is also Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of Lalique SA. Moreover, he is the major shareholder in the Company. Before Silvio Denz set up the business with the incorporation of Art & Fragrance SA, he owned and managed Alrodo AG, a perfume distribution company and family business, as Chief Executive Officer. Alrodo was subsequently sold to Marionnaud in 2000. Silvio Denz holds a commercial diploma.

Besides his commitment to the Group, he is also active in international art trading and the management of various vineyards as well as wine trading companies. He currently holds further board memberships at Lalique Asia Limited in China, Glenturret Holding SA, Ciron SA, Art & Terroir SA in Switzerland and Chocolate factories Lindt & Sprüngli AG among others.

Roland Weber


Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors
Swiss citizen residing in the United Arab Emirates since 2007.


Roland Weber joined Lalique Group SA, formerly known as Art & Fragrance SA in 2000. He has been a member and the Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors since 2003. From 1994 to 2000, Roland Weber collaborated with Silvio Denz and served as Chief Executive Officer and delegate of the board of directors of Alrodo AG. Prior to that, he gained experience in sales and marketing, firstly as a manager for Jaguar Cars Switzerland at Emil Frey Group from 1985 to 1988 and secondly as Director of Perfumes for Yves Saint Laurent, Switzerland and Austria, from 1988 to 1993. Roland Weber holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of St. Gallen (HSG).

In 2002, he founded Retail Factory SA, Switzerland’s largest agency for retail spaces. Besides his commitment to the Group, he has also made several smaller investments in various fields and been active in the real estate sector for more than 15 years.

Roger von der Weid


Delegate of the Board of Directors and CEO
Swiss citizen currently residing in Switzerland.


Roger von der Weid joined the Group as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors in 2006. Prior to his commitment to the Group, he served as Managing Director at a Swiss trust company for two years. Before this engagement, he practised as a lawyer for two major Swiss corporate law firms from 1998 to 2004. Roger von der Weid earned his master of law at Duke University School of Law, North Carolina (USA) in 1998 and was admitted to the bar in 1996. Furthermore, he became a federally certified tax expert in 2002 and graduated with an executive Master in corporate finance from IFZ Financial Services Institute, University of Lucerne (Switzerland) in 2006.

He is a member of the board of directors of Lalique SA in France, Lalique Asia Limited in China, Lalique North America in the USA, Lalique China in China, Lalique (UK) Limited in the UK, Madura Holding APS in Denmark as well as Lalique Beauty SA, Art & Terroir SA, Ultrasun AG, Glenturret Ltd. and Ciron SA in Switzerland, among other Group companies.

Claudio Denz


Member of the Board
Dual Swiss and Italian citizen currently residing in Switzerland.


Claudio Denz has served as a member of the Board of Directors since 2011. Besides this engagement, he served as Head of Digital until December 31, 2021. Before he took on the above-mentioned responsibilities, he worked in the areas of marketing, branding and product management at Art & Fragrance SA, with various assignments at Lalique North America and Lalique London between 2005 and 2011. In 2008, Claudio Denz graduated from the Commercial Minerva School, Switzerland.

Claudio Denz holds several board memberships, including Ermitage Estate AG, Madox Group AG and Denz Weine AG, among other Group companies, all of which are based in Zurich, Switzerland.

Jan Kollros


Member of the Board of Directors
Swiss citizen currently residing in Switzerland.


Jan Kollros studied mechanical engineering and industrial management at ETH Zurich and has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2017. He gained professional experience in various international industrial groups. Since 2005 he has worked for adbodmer AG, a multi-family office specialized in direct investments in Horgen, near Zurich. From 2009 until 2019 he was a Managing Partner at adbodmer AG, with responsibility for the operational management of the company. In 2019, adbodmer was acquired by the Swiss-based Bellevue Group. Jan Kollros joined the Group Executive Board, heading the Bellevue Private Markets division. Furthermore, Jan Kollros currently holds several board memberships at The Hess Group AG, Evatec AG and Bédat & Co SA, among others.

PHILIPPE VIDAL


Member of the Board of Directors
French citizen currently residing in France


Philipppe Vidal has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2022. He has a degree from the Ecole Polytechnique and the Ecole des Ponts et Chaussées in Paris and has enjoyed a long career in top management positions at the French banking group Crédit Industriel et Commercial, where he was a member of the Executive Board and from 2012 until 2021 Deputy CEO. At the moment, he is working as an independent consultant.
Philippe Vidal is a director of two other listed companies: Eiffage and Lanson BCC.

YUGNESH KUMAR AGRAWAL


Member of the Board of Directors
Indian citizen currently residing in India.


Yugnesh Kumar Agrawal is a chartered accountant and law graduate from Agra University in India and has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2022.

A seasoned professional, he has over 40 years of experience in Finance and has worked at various industries in India and abroad.

Yugnesh Kumar Agrawal has held various positions at Dharampal Satyapal Limited, flagship of DS Group, India and works today as Senior Vice President (Finance and Accounting) at Dharampal Satyapal Limited. He holds board positions at a number of companies in the Group, such as DS Spiceco Pvt. Limited., DS Namah Hospitality Private Limited, DS Agri Tech Products Private Limited, Manu Maharani Hotels Limited in India and DSL Global Pte. Limited., Singapore.

Group Executive Board


Roger von der Weid holds the position of Group CEO and Alexis Rubinstein the position of Group CFO.

Besides the functions of Group CEO and Group CFO, the Executive Board of the Group is split into an Executive Board of the beauty division on the one hand and an Executive Board of Lalique on the other hand.

Roger von der Weid


Group CEO
Swiss citizen

Roger von der Weid joined the Group as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors in 2006. Prior to his commitment to the Group, he served as Managing Director at a Swiss trust company. Before this engagement, he practised as a lawyer for two major Swiss corporate law firms from 1998 to 2004. Roger von der Weid earned a master of laws degree from Duke University School of Law, North Carolina (USA) in 1998 and was admitted to the bar in 1996. Furthermore, he became a federally certified tax expert in 2002 and graduated with an executive master in corporate finance from IFZ Financial Services Institute in 2006.

He is a member of the board of directors of Lalique SA in France, Lalique Asia Limited in China, Lalique North America in the USA, Lalique China in China, Lalique (UK) Limited in the UK as well as Lalique Beauty SA, Art & Terroir SA, Ultrasun AG, Glenturret Ltd and Ciron SA in Switzerland, among other Group companies.

Alexis Rubinstein


Group CFO
French citizen

Alexis Rubinstein served as Chief Financial Officer of the Lalique division from 2014, before being nominated Group CFO in 2017. Before his commitment to the Group, he worked as a financial auditor specializing in due diligence from 2003 to 2008. Afterwards, Alexis Rubinstein spent over six years as Auditing Director and was working on various consulting missions, particularly in external financial interim management and industrial controlling. He gained a master’s degree in finance from IPAG Business School Paris in 2003.

Significant Shareholders


The most significant shareholders of Lalique Group SA (LLQ).

Shareholder Share in %
Silvio Denz 58.3%
Dharampal Satyapal Limited (DS Group) 12.3%
Hansjörg Wyss 6.3%
MAG Seven Ltd 3.33%