Herbalife Ltd. HLF +8.74% announced that skin care expert Paolo Giacomoni, Ph.D. joined the company as vice president, worldwide outer nutrition, with responsibility to develop innovative solutions for global skin and hair care needs.
Giacomoni joined Herbalife after 13 years at Estee Lauder, where he most recently served as executive director of research. In this position, he oversaw scientific research and communications for the Clinique line and played a leading role in the development of multiple products, introducing new technologies to the marketplace and spearheading concept formulations. Previously, Giacomoni was with L'Oreal for 13 years, first in basic research and then in product development.
A native of Italy, Giacomoni is fluent in Italian, French, German, Spanish and English. He holds a Ph.D. in biochemistry from the University of Paris VI, and a master's degree in physics from the University of Milan. He holds several patents and has had over 100 scientific studies published in the areas of biochemistry, cellular biology, photobiology and skin aging.
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