Colour cosmetics maker Markwins has announced the appointment of Ms Leslie H Hernandez as Chief Financial Officer, promoted from her previous position of Senior Vice President of Finance.
The role is newly created for Hernandez and will see her report to company Chairman and CEO Mr Eric Chen, while also advising the board of directors. As part of the role, Hernandez will continue to be responsible for the management of complex business transactions and strategic initiatives including direct communications with the Board of Directors, Audit Committee, Nomination Corporate Governance and Compensation Committees and the reliable reporting of financial results.
Eric Chan, CEO, says, “We are pleased that Leslie has agreed to assume the role of CFO. She has done an incredible job as the Senior Vice President of Finance for Physicians Formula and her strong leadership, strategic and financial skills make her an ideal CFO for Markwins. Since joining Markwins, Leslie has directly contributed to countless brand successes for our company and we are excited to have her take on this new challenge.”
Hernandez has over 11 years’ experience in the cosmetic’s industry having previously been employed by Physicians Formula where she held a similar position.
Speaking of her appointment, Hernandez said, “Markwins International is a dynamic organization and I am honored to be given this opportunity to work with our talented senior management team as we build upon the company’s financial successes to further increase shareholder value.”