THE WHAT? Coty has announced the appointment of Gordon von Bretten as its first ever Chief Transformation Officer to assist Coty Leadership in accelerating and amplifying its ongoing strategic review.
THE DETAILS von Bretten brings more than 25 years of experience in creating value and performance enhancement, most recently as an Operating Partner within KKR Capstone.
THE WHY? As KKR and Coty join together in a bid to rescue the ailing US beauty giant, it’s natural that we’ll see some leadership changes. von Bretten’s appointment is part of KKR’s commitment to bring ‘meaningful resources’ to Coty from day one.