Associate VP Consumer Healthcare Asia Pacific and Japan
·Leader of the 680 M Euros Consumer Healthcare business in the Asia Pacific & Japan region (including Russia and Australia). Created the division from scratch at the regional level. Managed more than 10 countries, 8 categories and 20 core brands.
·Responsible for overall business strategies via organic growth as well as targeted acquisitions. In charge of category management, brand management, new product development and life cycle management. Provided marketing packages to support launches.
·Optimized country CHC structures and advocated best practice through trainings and projects. Responsible for allocation of resources to drive the best return. Leader of COGs reduction projects to achieve optimal margin.