Name Hélène Mercier Arnault

Birthday / Date of Birth / Age February 5, 1960. As of 2019, she around 59 years old.

Wedding / Husband / Marriage / Dating / Boyfriend Currently Married. Her Husband is the Billionaire Bernard Arnault

Biography Profile / Wiki Information

Introduction : Who is Helene Mercier Arnault?

Hélène Mercier Arnault is a French-Canadian critically acclaimed concert pianist who resides in Paris with her family. She is also the wife of French businessman & billionaire Bernard Arnault.

Early Life, Family & Personal Details :

  • Hélène Mercier Arnault was born in Quebec, Montreal in 1960.
  • Family : She was the baby of her family and has three older siblings, as such she was said to be quite spoilt by her family.
  • A musical ability was noticed in her from a young age, and she began her first official lessons at age 6 at the School of Vincent d’Indy.
  • Education : At the age of 16, she entered into the Vienna Academy of Music, into the class of Dieter Weber to study.
  • From there she went into the Julliard School of Music in New York City.
  • Numerous past teachers have come forward and said that from a young age she has shown true talent for music.

Husband, Marriage & Children :

  • On 23rd September 1991, she married billionaire French Businessman Bernard Arnault after a whirlwind courtship. There is a 11 year age gap between the two
  • Together, the couple have three children who are fully grown-up now : Alexander Arnault ; Frederik Arnault & John Arnault
  • Their three boys are all said to be exceptional musicians, taking after their mother.
  • Bernard also has 2 older children from his previous marriage – A son Antoine Arnault and a daughter Delphine Arnault. Both children play integral parts sitting on the family board of trustees.

Hélène Arnault Net Worth & Fortune : Family Business

  • Bernard Arnault is the chairman and chief executive officer of the luxury group LVMH, which stands for Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy.
  • He also controls the family assets & trust for the Arnault family. Records have the family’s current value at $40+ billion, which is thought to make them the 11th richest family in the world and the 1st in France.

Creating Her Career as Musician & Pianist :

  • Helene is considered to currently be one the greatest concert pianists in the world.
  • She regularly performs as a soloist and chamber musician across the world.
  • She lists her favourite cities to perform in as Vienna (Austria), Sydney (Australia), Lucerne (Switzerland) and her adopted hometown of Paris (France).
  • She often performs in recitals with acclaimed cellist Mstislav Rostropovich in Copenhagen and Paris.
  • When performing in Japan, she plays under the direction of Seiji Ozawa with the New Japan Philharmonic.
  • Working as a duet with artist Louis Lortie, she has recorded 5 sets at Chandos contain work from Ravel, Schubert, Mozart, Poulenc, Rachmaninov, and Saint Saens.