THE WHAT? Sephora has promoted Executive Vice President, Global Chief Purpose Officer and Chief Marketing Officer of Sephora for North America, Deborah Yeh, to solely Global Chief Purpose Officer, effective January 1st.
THE DETAILS According to WWD.com, Yeh will relocate to Paris for the role, with a memo written by Sephora Americas President and Chief Executive Officer Jean-André Rougeot stating: “with her sharp strategic mindset and genuine passion for people and advocacy, we know she will shape our purpose journey into one that will be industry-defining.”
Yeh will report to Global CEO Guillaume Motte in her new role.
THE WHY? Sephora is in the midst of a global reshuffle of its c-suite, with Yeh’s promotion said to service the “fast-growing needs of her global purpose role,” says Rougeot.