Pierre-André Terisse

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Pierre-André Terisse
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer
Pierre-André is a member of Coty’s Executive Committee and Chief Operating Officer, focused on securing effective alignment and integration of all support functions (supply chain, procurement, finance, corporate affairs, and IS IT) and key transformation projects (strategic review, turnaround plan, and sustainability plan). As Chief Financial Officer, he oversees the Company’s Finance organization and is the company’s principal accounting officer.
 
Pierre-André has nearly 30 years of public company Finance experience, including in business development and turnaround, Treasury and Finance integration. He spent the majority of his career at Danone, most notably as Group CFO of Danone from 2008 to 2015, and contributed to deleveraging the group, redeploying it into emerging markets and new categories; during this time he helped building Danone sustainability framework and chaired Livelihoods Carbon Fund; from 2015 to 2017, he served as Executive Vice President for Danone Africa Division, where he designed and implemented the division’s strategy, operational foundations and innovation pipeline.
 
He previously served in Senior finance roles at Altadis Group, including CFO and Head of Financing and Treasury.
 
He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business and Management from IAE Lyon III, as well as a Master’s Degree in Finance from EM Lyon Business School.
 
Pierre-André joined Coty in early 2019 and is based in Coty HQ in Amsterdam.