Avon Products Inc. has recruited McKinsey & Co. executive Brian Salsberg as senior vice president, global strategy, effective Sept. 23.
He will report to Sheri McCoy, Avon’s chief executive officer, and will be a member of the company’s executive committee.
In this newly created role, Salsberg will develop the company’s global growth plan, working closely with McCoy and the senior leadership team on “strategy, market stabilization, innovation and growth.” He will also work with the executive committee on developing the “business model of the future and optimal geographic footprint.”
Salsberg joins Avon from McKinsey, where he was a partner and most recently served as a coleader of the firm’s consumer and retail practice in Asia. Prior to McKinsey, he was an associate at the New York-based law firm Cravath, Swaine & Moore.