Philippe Pinatel, a former leading executive at Birchbox, where he served as president and COO since 2015, has been appointed senior vice president, global general manager, MAC Cosmetics. Pinatel will join The ELC executive leadership team and report directly to John Demsey, executive group president, ELC. Prior to Birchbox, Pinatel served as senior vice president and general manager of Sephora Canada, and vice president and GM of Sephora Inside JCPenney from 2010 to 2016.
Buglisi Weiler will support Pinatel’s transition through the end of the current fiscal year. Effective July 2018, she will move into an advisory role and extend support to MAC Cosmetics and ELC’s North America region.