Estée Lauder announced today that Carl Haney will join the company as executive vice president, Global Research and Development (R&D), Corporate Product Innovation, Package Development.
Haney joins Estée Lauder following a more than 20-year career at Procter & Gamble (P&G), where he was most recently vice president, R&D, Male Grooming, Gillette, Braun and Devices.
“Carl is a proven leader in R&D and innovation and has significant experience directing and guiding teams around the world. His passion for innovation and extensive knowledge of locally relevant product development will build on our Company’s considerable strengths and keep us on the cutting edge,” said Fabrizio Freda CEO.
On joining the company Haney said: “I look forward to working closely with William Lauder, Fabrizio Freda, and the Global R&D and Innovation teams to continue the Company’s great tradition of creating world-class, prestige beauty products.”
Haney will take up his post at the start of next year and will report to Freda.