Avon Products, Inc. has appointed Scott Crum as senior vice president of human resources and chief people officer, effective September 17. Crum will report to Sheri McCoy, Avon's chief executive officer, and join the company's Executive Committee. Most recently, Crum served as senior vice president and chief people officer of Motorola Mobility. Prior to joining Motorola in 2010, Crum led human resources for ITT Corporation for eight years.
"As we work to return Avon to growth, it is essential that we effectively manage and develop talent while also enhancing a culture of accountability," said McCoy. "Scott shares my commitment to creating an engaged and effective work environment with aligned goals and a one team mindset. His knowledge of the global workforce and experience building strong teams will be critical to our turnaround efforts."