Jean-Claude Ellena has chosen his successor. This does not mean he is retiring.
his wish is to begin a process of transmission of the philosophy and creativity of Hermès Parfums, thereby establishing the way for a happy succession when the time comes.
Grain de Musc – Christine Nagel joins Jean-Claude Ellena at Hermès
Grain de Musc – Ellena Nagel: a few more words about the new team at Hermès
Now Smell This – Perfumer Christine Nagel to join Hermes
Some recent comments on Ellena are at Chemist in the Bottle.
Sorcery of Scent – review of Ellena’s latest Hermessence Épice Marine