Coty has announced Pierre Denis and Beatrice Ballini as new members of its Board of Directors.
Both experts in their own field, Denis has been the CEO of Jimmy Choo since 2012 and has had an extensive career within perfume and cosmetics, beginning his career at Jean Patou. He has since gone on to work for the likes of LVMH, Parfums Christian Dior, and John Galliano.
Meanwhile Ballini is currently a senior member of the Retail Practice at global leadership advisory and search firm Russell Reynolds Associates. Prior to this position Ballini worked at men’s clothing company in Milan, having also held positions at Goldman Sachs and Bain & Co.
Peter Harf, Chairman of the Board, stated, “We are very excited to add the deep industry expertise and independent perspectives of Pierre and Beatrice to the Company’s Board as Coty moves forward with executing its Turnaround Plan.”