Pierre Laubies

Pierre Laubies
Chief Executive Officer
Pierre Laubies is Coty’s Chief Executive Officer and a member of its Board of Directors.

Pierre is a seasoned business leader with nearly 30 years of experience in the consumer packaged goods industry. He has a strong track record of driving operational, commercial and financial turnarounds as well as instilling distinctive cultures.
 
Prior to joining Coty, Pierre served as CEO of Jacobs Douwe Egberts (JDE), one of the world’s leading coffee and beverage companies. In this role, he led the transformation and integration of JDE following the merger with Mondelēz’s coffee business, fully realizing the associated synergies, reducing the debt and driving strong financial performance as well as re-setting the company on a growth trajectory.
 
Prior to JDE, Pierre spent 25 years at Mars in a variety of roles across categories and markets. Most recently he served as President of the Global Pet Care division with responsibility for $14 billion in sales. Pierre created a compelling vision and growth strategy for the division, which resulted in strengthened global market share and financial performance. At Mars, Pierre also served as President of Europe and President of Latin America, among other roles.
 
Pierre has a Masters in Economics from Sciences Politiques Paris, Universite Sorbonne, and a Masters in Law from Universite Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas.
 
Pierre will be primarily based in Coty’s office in London.