Aesthetics, Aspiration & Luxury

Lynn Greene

Former Group President Estée Lauder Companies, Inc

Lynne Greene has over 35 years of experience in the beauty industry, including 27 years at the Estée Lauder Companies as the Group President of the Estée Lauder Companies, Inc till June 2016.  She  managed over five billion dollars of retail revenue and oversaw all global aspects of each iconic brand in her portfolio, including Clinique, Origins, Ojon, Aveda, Darphin and Lab Series.  She expanded small and mid-sized brands into countries across the world, and the diversified portfolio spanned distribution channels from department stores to freestanding stores, e-commerce and perfumeries. 

Ms. Greene also served on the investment committee at the corporation; regularly evaluating the viability of new acquisitions and investments.

She was a board member of Cosmetic Executive Women, a leading organization for women in the beauty industry for over 10 years.  She recently received a Lifetime Achievement Award from this organization; one of only five given over the entire existence of the CEW organization.  She is a board member of Mercy College and a member of the Deming Cup advisory council at Columbia University in New York City.  She recently received an honorary doctorate from LIU Post in Brookville, New York.

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