THE WHAT? Shiseido has announced the promotion of Jiayun Fang to the position of Asia Pacific Sustainability Manager.
THE DETAILS Moving on from her role as Life Quality Manager, Fang will cover regional markets outside of Japan and China and will be tasked with supporting the company’s new sustainability strategy.
Having been with Shiseido since 2018, Fang joined the company from Temasek, where she was Associate Director, sustainability and stewardship.
Fang will report to the corporate strategy and development centre in her new role.
THE WHY? Shiseido is only just placing a greater emphasis on its environmental credentials, having launched its first sustainability strategy in 2019.
Fang will be working on the new Sustainable Beauty Initiative, which focuses on four themes – clean environment, respectful society, enriched culture and trustworthy governance – and falls in line with the United Nations’ SDGs.