The 56-year-old French businessman and his father Francois have pledged over $113 million to help reconstruct the cathedral.
“My father and myself have decided to release a sum of €100 million from our Artemis funds [the family holding company] to participate in the effort that will be necessary for the complete reconstruction of Notre-Dame,” Francois-Henri said in a statement to French newspaper Le Figaro.
Francois-Henri is the CEO of Kering, which owns luxury brands such as Gucci, Alexander McQueen, Yves Saint Laurent and Balenciaga.
His 82-year-old father is worth an estimated $37.3 billion, according to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index.
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