Alain Wertheimer was bornon 17 April 1948 in New York, New York, France. Alain Wertheimer is #115 in List Billionaires People In The World. Alain Wertheimer is the chairman of Chanel, the French luxury brand. He owns the company with this brother Gerard, who oversees the watch division. His grandfather Pierre Wertheimer founded it with Gabrielle (Coco) Chanel, the company's namesake. Alain hired designer Karl Lagerfeld in 1983. Lagerfeld has become the public face of Chanel.
Alain Wertheimer (born September 28, 1948) is a French businessman based in France who, with his brother Gerard, own the controlling interest in the House of Chanel and also have an investment in Bell & Ross