Mark Johnson Appointed as president of cosmetics business AEMEA and appointed as an executive officer who participates in Kao’s global management meeting.
New York, December 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Japanese consumer goods and cosmetics company Kao has announced a change in leadership of its global cosmetics business.Current January 1, 2023, Mark JohnsonMolton Brown, currently Global President, has been appointed President of the Cosmetics Business AEMEA, with additional responsibility for the Kanebo and Equipe businesses in the Americas. Europe, middle east When Africa (EMEA) market.with his extended responsibilities Mark Johnson He has also been appointed as an Executive Officer to participate in Kao’s Global Management Meeting at its Tokyo Headquarters.In his new role, he reports Yosuke Maezawa Appointed as President of Cosmetics Business Global from Yoshihiro Murakami As Senior Vice President of Global DX Strategy, I will move to a new role to lead Kao’s digital expansion.
With this appointment, Kao will: Mark Johnson I have been involved in this business since joining Kao in 2003 as Molton Brown’s Vice President of Finance and Administration. united states of americaMark was promoted to General Manager of the U.S. Operations in 2012 and is responsible for developing and implementing the organization’s short- and long-term vision, goals and strategies, driving significant revenue and bottom line growth with great success. I got Ensure that your regional strategy is clearly aligned with your global vision. He was appointed President of Molton Brown Global. July 2014 Since then, he has successfully led the development and implementation of a global brand strategy.
When Mark Johnson’s With this appointment, Kao has brought together strategic cosmetics brands under one leadership and recognized the brand’s growth potential in the AEMEA region. Over the next few months, Mark and the leadership team will work closely to define the future vision of the AEMEA Cosmetics business.
“I am honored to join Kao’s global management team and give the AEMEA region an even stronger voice in our global business.” Mark Johnson“At the same time, we see many opportunities to consolidate our strong global cosmetics brands to further expand our market footprint. It’s the future of the brand.”
With this move, all Kao AEMEA business units are now fully represented on the company’s board of directors. Tokyo main office. Karen FrankPresident Consumer Care Business, AEMEA, Dominic Pratt, Kao Salon Division, Global President, was appointed as an executive officer earlier this year. These appointments recognize the important role of Kao’s businesses in the Americas and EMEA regions in the future globalization of the Kao Group, while enhancing the international representation and diversity of the management team.together Karen Frank When Dominic Pratt, Mark Johnson AEMEA Consumer Products business’ role in global business operations by giving regions a stronger voice within the global management team and the ability to lead the business with faster decision-making and greater autonomy can be further strengthened. We will also continue to work with Kao’s management on international business issues.
Kao creates high-value-added products and services that protect and enrich the lives of people and the earth. Attack, Biore, Goldwell, Jergens, John FriedaKanebo, Laurier, Merries, and Molton Brown, Kao has become a part of people’s daily lives. Asia,Oceania, North AmericaWhen EuropeTogether with our chemical business, which contributes to a wide range of industries, Kao ¥1,420 billion in annual sales. Kao has approximately 33,500 employees worldwide and a 135-year history of innovation. For the latest information, please visit the Kao Group website.
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