The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.: promoted Chris Good to president, United Kingdom and Ireland and Sandra Main to global brand president, La Mer. The new roles were effective Jan. 1, 2014.
Since 2012, Good has held the position of managing director, UK and Ireland, where he was responsible for overseeing the company’s business in its largest market outside the US. He has been with the company for more than 20 years, holding various senior level positions globally, including general manager of Russia and senior vice president, Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East, India and Africa. In his new role, he will continue to report to Cedric Prouvé, group president, international, The Estée Lauder Companies.
Meanwhile, Main has held the position of senior vice president, general manager, La Mer since 2009, leading the global growth of the brand, including the creation of the brand’s most recent innovations and spearheading new products. In her new role she will continue reporting to John Demsey, group president, Estée Lauder, M•A•C, Tom Ford Beauty, Prescriptives, Bobbi Brown, La Mer, Jo Malone, Smashbox and Bumble and bumble.
Main started at The Estée Lauder Companies in 1995 as the Hong Kong brand manager for M•A•C. During her 12 years with the brand, she held a number of senior positions and was a key contributor to the international growth of M•A•C. She later assumed the position of senior vice president, Bobbi Brown International before joining the La Mer brand.