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|The Estée Lauder Companies Names Tracey T. Travis Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|
Ms. Travis brings a wealth of global financial experience, having worked
for a number of Fortune 500 consumer product companies in a variety of
industries during her career. Since 2005, Ms. Travis has been Senior
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of
Previously, Ms. Travis was Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief
Financial Officer of Intimate Brands for
Ms. Travis will succeed
“We are thrilled that Tracey is joining The Estée Lauder Companies’ leadership team. Her broad background in all facets of global finance will be a tremendous asset to our growing organization,” Mr. Lauder said. “I also want to thank Rick for his immeasurable contributions as CFO for the last 12 years. He’s served as a terrific advisor to me and under his tenure, the Company has achieved record financial results. Among his many accomplishments, he has helped implement greater financial discipline and developed a strong team that has positioned us as the leader in global prestige beauty.”
“I am looking forward to working closely with Tracey as we continue to implement the Company’s successful long-term growth and profitability improvement strategy and strive for even greater global financial successes in the years ahead,” Mr. Freda said. “Tracey has valuable business experience in consumer products, luxury brands, operations and finance and we believe her skills and background will be a terrific fit with our Company and will help us continue to drive value creation for our stockholders.”
Mr. Freda added, “Rick has been an invaluable partner and his financial talents and business acumen have been instrumental in driving our strategy and performance. He has been an important member of the Company’s senior leadership team and his innumerable contributions over more than two decades have helped drive our strong financial results and position the Company for a solid future.”
In her new role, Ms. Travis will be a member of several of the Company’s senior management leadership groups, including the Executive Leadership Team, Program Management Team, Investment Development Committee, Fiduciary Investment Committee and Corporate Risk Management Committee.
“I am delighted to join the Estée Lauder Companies with its outstanding
global reputation, strong portfolio of brands, and incredibly talented
people. I look forward to being a strategic partner with
Ms. Travis is also involved in many other organizations. She is a member
of the Board of Directors of
Ms. Travis graduated from the
An electronic version of this release can be found at the Company’s website, www.elcompanies.com.
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The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.