Simona Cattaneo

Simona Cattaneo
Simona Cattaneo
Simona Cattaneo
President, Luxury Brands
Simona Cattaneo is President of Luxury Brands and a Member of Coty Executive Committee.

A seasoned professional in Beauty, she oversees the growth and expansion of one of the most powerful and contemporary-relevant portfolio in the Luxury Beauty market: Calvin Klein, Gucci, Hugo Boss, Marc Jacobs, Burberry, Chloé, Bottega Veneta, Miu Miu, Tiffany, Davidoff, Joop, Jil Sander, Balenciaga, Alexander McQueen, Lacoste, Roberto Cavalli, Escada, Lancaster and Philosophy.
 
Already a global leader in Luxury fragrances, the Luxury teams are focusing under Simona’s leadership on reinforcing growth in fragrances as well as accelerating and diversifying our makeup and skincare categories, in line with Coty’s strategic turnaround platform.
 
Prior to this role, Simona Cattaneo was Chief Marketing Officer for Coty Luxury since July 2016 allowing her to complete the division transformation after merger with P&G Beauty, launch new successful icons such as Gucci Bloom and the Tiffany & Co. fragrance and start the expansion into new Beauty territories like Gucci make-up, while focusing our product development, creative and communication strategies on the key business drivers in our categories.
 
Previously, Simona held the position of Senior Vice-President for Burberry Beauty, a company she joined in 2012. She led the launch of fragrances such as My Burberry and Mr. Burberry, as well as in the development of the Burberry Beauty Box store concept.
 
Simona Cattaneo has a significant track record in beauty and cosmetics, and has held several positions at Christian Dior Parfums and L’Oréal.
 
She is a graduate of Bocconi University in Italy and is married, has two children, and lives in Paris.