Coty Inc. (NYSE: COTY) today announced that Daniel Ramos, former Chief Science Officer and EVP R&D at Revlon, Inc., has been appointed Chief Scientific Officer and EVP R&D, as of September 15, 2017. Daniel will report directly to Camillo Pane, Coty’s CEO, and will be a member of the Coty Executive Committee.
Camillo Pane CEO Coty said, “I am delighted to welcome Daniel to Coty. Daniel brings over 20 years of successful international consumer goods R&D experience. He has a strong track record in driving growth through consumer-led innovations and in building organizational capacity and capability. Daniel has experience in both emerging and developed markets, having worked and lived in Europe, North America, Asia and Latin-America. He is entrepreneurial and has an attitude and outlook that are well aligned to Coty’s new ambition and culture.”
Daniel started his R&D career in P&G, first in Venezuela and then later in the U.S. and Japan, spending 11 years in increasingly senior roles, before joining RB plc where he was Vice President R&D Health Care and a part of the R&D global leadership team. He then moved to Revlon as Chief Science Officer and EVP of R&D. His experience in the consumer goods industry spans the health, beauty & grooming, fragrance and cosmetics categories where he has delivered transformative and disruptive innovation internationally.
Daniel will be located in Coty’s R&D center of global excellence in Morris Plains, New Jersey, U.S.