René Frion has been appointed to the role of Vice President, Estée Lauder and Tom Ford Beauty Travel Retail Worldwide with immediate effect.
Previously he was Regional Director Estée Lauder & Tom Ford Beauty, Travel Retail Europe, Middle East, Africa. The company says that he brings a wealth of experience gained in both the European and Asia Pacific local and travel retail markets in a variety of positions, working on brands such as L’Oréal and Chanel.
In his new Role, he will be responsible for the continued successful development of the Estée Lauder and Tom Ford Beauty brands in global travel retail.
René Frion has served on the Management Committee for Tax Free World Association for 10 years and is fluent in English, French and Italian. He is a graduate of Institut d’ Etudes Politiques de Paris in France and received his MBA from INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France.