L’Oréal USA has announced the retirement of Karen Fondu, President of L’Oréal Paris USA, effective the end of the year.
Fondu had a successful 37 year career at L’Oréal and was instrumental in leading growth in the US market.
CEO Jean-Paul Agon said, “Karen Fondu is a highly dedicated and passionate professional who has devoted her entire career to L’Oréal.
“Her strategic vision and expert knowledge of building brands and infusing them with inspiration and ambition has made her one of the most recognized and admired professionals in the beauty industry. I want to honor with respect, admiration and affection a very great lady of the L’Oréal organization and wish Karen every happiness and success in this new life that lies ahead of her.”
Ikdeep Singh will replace Karen Fondu as General Manager for L’Oréal Paris USA.