Following 10 years with L’Oréal, Rob’s career has focused on innovation and product development. He joined L’Oréal’s marketing team for Color Cosmetics in 1998 and quickly took on leadership roles of increasing responsibility, including Senior Vice President of Marketing for L’Oréal Paris. He was named Worldwide General Manager for Kiehl’s Since 1851 brand, playing a key role in developing unique and diverse, global multi-channel distribution strategies. After L’Oréal, Rob was named President and CEO of Living Proof, where he transformed a small research and development organization into one of the fastest growing prestige beauty companies in the industry. Most recently to joining Qurate Retail Group, Rob led Sensible Organics, developing a small natural/organic manufacturer into one of the largest certified organic skincare companies in the natural beauty market.
Rob has a successful multidisciplinary track record in retail and a passion for developing and energizing customer centric teams that innovate to positively impact the bottom line. For his contributions to the industry, he has been recognized by many organizations including Crain’s 40 Under 40, CEW and WWD.