NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Coty Inc. (NYSE:COTY) today announced that Daniel Ramos, former Chief Science Officer and EVP R&D at Revlon, Inc., has been appointed Chief Scientific Officer and EVP R&D, as of September 15, 2017. Daniel will report directly to Camillo Pane, Coty’s CEO, and will be a member of the Coty Executive Committee.
Camillo Pane CEO Coty said, “I am delighted to welcome Daniel to Coty. Daniel brings over 20 years of successful international consumer goods R&D experience. He has a strong track record in driving growth through consumer-led innovations and in building organizational capacity and capability. Daniel has experience in both emerging and developed markets, having worked and lived in Europe, North America, Asia and Latin-America. He is entrepreneurial and has an attitude and outlook that are well aligned to Coty’s new ambition and culture.”
Daniel started his R&D career in P&G, first in Venezuela and then later in the U.S. and Japan, spending 11 years in increasingly senior roles, before joining RB plc where he was Vice President R&D Health Care and a part of the R&D global leadership team. He then moved to Revlon as Chief Science Officer and EVP of R&D. His experience in the consumer goods industry spans the health, beauty & grooming, fragrance and cosmetics categories where he has delivered transformative and disruptive innovation internationally.
Daniel will be located in Coty’s R&D center of global excellence in Morris Plains, New Jersey, U.S.
About Coty Inc.
Coty is one of the world’s largest beauty companies with approximately $9 billion in pro forma revenue, with a purpose to celebrate and liberate the diversity of consumers’ beauty. Its strong entrepreneurial heritage has created an iconic portfolio of leading beauty brands. Coty is the global leader in fragrance, a strong number two in professional salon hair color & styling, and number three in color cosmetics. Coty operates three divisions - Consumer Beauty, which is focused on mass color cosmetics, mass retail hair coloring and styling products, body care and mass fragrances with brands such as COVERGIRL, Max Factor and Rimmel; Luxury, which is focused on prestige fragrances and skincare with brands such as Calvin Klein, Marc Jacobs, Hugo Boss, Gucci and philosophy; and Professional Beauty, which is focused on servicing salon owners and professionals in both hair and nail, with brands such as Wella Professionals, Sebastian Professional, OPI and ghd. Coty has over 20,000 colleagues globally and its products are sold in over 150 countries. Coty and its brands are committed to a range of social causes as well as seeking to minimize its impact on the environment.
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