Beauty industry veteran, Marc Rey, has been appointed to the Board of global beauty brand incubator, Maesa. The position is as an independent non-executive director, which became effective at the beginning of March.

Marc was most recently CEO and Chief Growth Offer of Shiseido Americas. Prior to joining Shiseido in 2015, Marc was Senior Vice President of Coty North America, and President of IDC at L’Oréal USA.

As a member of Maesa’s Board, Marc will leverage his 30 years of success and experience in digitalization and internationalization, as well as focus on M&A and innovation.

Gianni Pieraccioni, CEO of Maesa, said, “I am glad to welcome Marc to Maesa. His wealth of expertise will be a great asset to us, and I look forward to his expert advice to take Maesa into its next stage of growth as a global beauty supplier and incubator.”

Julien Saada, Founder and Chairman of Maesa, said, “We are very pleased that Marc has joined us. Marc has worked with some of the most well-known global consumer brands throughout his career, and his knowledge will be key as we continue to evolve Maesa’s strategy and vision.”