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La Prairie named Lynne Florio as global brand president

February 6, 2013

La Prairie: named Lynne Florio as global brand president. In this newly created position, she will develop and execute the global marketing and positioning of all La Prairie products, including treatment, color and fragrance, within the 82 countries where La Prairie has a presence. In addition, Florio will oversee the global communications team. She has been with the company since 1989, acting as worldwide president since 1992.

François Le Gloan assumed the position of VP-Americas, responsible for North and South America, Australia and New Zealand markets. He has 20 years of experience in the luxury selective business, holding various senior management positions worldwide for both Christian Dior and Sisley. Prior to joining La Prairie, Le Gloan was with Christian Dior as managing director, Asia and Japan.

Yves Le Breton is vice president-corporate and sales strategy, a newly-created function to drive the development of sales and distribution worldwide, including the travel retail business. In addition, he will oversee the expansion of the spa business for La Prairie as well as La Prairie’s online business platform and digital strategy. Le Breton has more than 20 years of experience in the beauty business, including 14 years at Estée Lauder Companies. Prior to joining La Prairie, Le Breton was executive vice president, Sisley USA.
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