After eight successful years at L'Oréal Canada, Javier San Juan is appointed
President L'Oréal Latin America Hispanic Zone
MONTREAL, Feb. 3, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - On February 1st 2014, in agreement with
the Group's General Management, Mr. San Juan was entrusted with the strategic
position of President - Latin America Hispanic Zone and President - L'Oréal
Mexico. This position answers the Group's ambition to regroup management by
geographic zones, in accordance to an era of globalization and
Mr. San Juan is one of the great international managers of L'Oréal Group and
has held various positions in Spain, Russia, Romania and Argentina, before
moving to Canada in 2006. Over the course of his 8 years in Canada, L'Oréal
Canada, one of the multinational's most important business subsidiaries in the
world, witnessed a remarkable growth in sales, from $760M in 2006 to $1,030M
in 2013, and in market shares, from near 20% to over 30%. L'Oréal Canada's
main growth drivers under Mr. San Juan's management have been the fast
development of digital, the growing diversity of talents, and the continued
Under Javier San Juan's leadership, many best practices were implemented,
enabling the company to earn various awards, including Canada's Top 100
Employers (2005 to 2014), Canada's Best Diversity Employers (2009, 2010),
Canada's Top Family Friendly Employers (2008 to 2011), Montreal's Top
Employers (2006 to 2013), Canada's Top Employers for Young People (2007, 2009
to 2013) and Top 50 Socially Responsible Corporations (2010, 2011).
Mr. Frank Kollmar will succeed Mr. San Juan as President of L'Oréal Canada.
Mr. Kollmar was recently President of the Consumer Products Division in
Canada. He began his career with L'Oréal Canada 15 years ago in the Active
Cosmetics Division. In 2003, he left to join the German subsidiary of the
Group, where he led an international career before returning to Canada in
2011. Mr. Kollmar will pursue the mandate of perpetuating the company's
success by outperforming the market and further solidifying its 1(st) position
in the Canadian cosmetics industry.
About L'Oréal Canada :
L'Oréal Canada is a wholly-owned subsidiary of L'Oréal Group, the largest
cosmetics company in the world.
Headquartered in Montréal, L'Oréal Canada had sales of over $1,030.5M in
2013 and employs more than 1,200 people. The company's prestigious portfolio
of over 33 brands includes L'Oréal Professionnel, Redken, Kérastase, Matrix,
PureOlogy, shu uemura Art of Hair, L'Oréal Paris, Garnier, Maybelline New
York, Essie, Ombrelle, Lancôme, Giorgio Armani, Yves Saint-Laurent, Biotherm,
Kiehl's, Ralph Lauren, shu uemura, Diesel, Viktor & Rolf, Clarisonic, La
Roche-Posay, Vichy, SkinCeuticals et Roger & Gallet.
SOURCE L'OREAL CANADA INC.
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