Avon has announced the appointment of Timothy Leather as Vice President, Internal Audit, effective December 3, 2018. In this new role, Leather will head up the direct sales giant’s internal audit function as well as be responsible for partnering with independent auditors and Avon business leaders to assess and maintain strong controls across the organization. He replaces Samantha Jackson, who has been promoted to Head of Finance for Global Functions.
Leather joins Avon Products from Worldpay where he served as Chief Internal Auditor.
“Tim has a proven track record of establishing internal audit teams to become trusted business partners, and we are pleased that he will join Avon’s finance team as we continue to improve upon our risk management and internal controls processes,” said Jamie Wilson, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
“We are also excited for Samantha to take on her new role, where she will be providing finance leadership to Global Supply Chain, IT, Marketing and Corporate functions. Samantha’s nearly-10 years of experience with Avon uniquely prepare her to drive business performance and enhance business outcomes.”