Marc Menesguen will be taking over from Gilles Weil as Vice-President in charge of the Luxury Products Division at L'Oréal, effective May 1st.
« His vision, his energy, his sense of judgment, his total commitment and his in-depth knowledge of luxury products and their market, give Marc Menesguen every legitimacy for running the Division » declared Lindsay Owen-Jones, Chairman and CEO of L’Oréal.
Marc Menesguen, age 49, who holds degrees from the HEC management school and Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris, first came to L’Oréal in 1985. He held various marketing positions at the Consumer Products Division in France before taking charge of the L'Oréal Paris brand in the United Kingdom. In 1991, Marc Menesguen became President of L'Oréal Paris in France where, for five years, he developed the brand on domestic and international markets. He became International CEO of Lancôme in 1996, then President of L'Oréal Japan in 2000. Since September 2004, Marc Menesguen has been working with Gilles Weil as Executive Vice-President in charge of the Luxury Products Division.
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