Andraea Dawson-Shepherd

Andraea Dawson-Shepherd
SVP Global Corporate Affairs
Andraea Dawson-Shepherd is Global Senior Vice President for Corporate Affairs. She is responsible for Coty's reputation agenda and the progression of Coty’s corporate brand as it becomes a challenger in beauty behind its purpose to celebrate and liberate the diversity of people’s beauty. She is accountable for championing Coty’s global responsible growth agenda and leads the company’s external, internal and change communication. She also has the role of chef de cabinet at the Executive Committee.
 
Andraea has more than 30 years of experience in corporate affairs both in global, listed consumer goods companies and in international consultancy. She joined Coty in her current role in December 2015, having previously been the corporate affairs leader and Executive Committee member of Carlsberg SAS, the corporate affairs leader and chef de cabinet at RB plc (Reckitt Benckiser) and corporate communications leader at Cadbury Schweppes plc, having spent a significant part of her earlier career in change management and corporate affairs consultancy.
 
Andraea has an MBA from CUBS London Business School, and has studied at degree level at Exeter University and Oxford University. A native Brit, Andraea has a large, international family which keep her connected and has a passion for working with people across the world to make change happen.