Julie Van Ongevalle has been promoted to global brand president, Origins. She will continue to report to Jane Hertzmark Hudis, group president. Since assuming leadership of Origins as senior vice president/general manager in 2016, Van Ongevalle has led the strategic evolution of Origins’ high-performance natural positioning, leveraging the growing consumer demand for natural beauty to drive key innovation and product franchises. She joined ELC in 2004 as marketing director, Clinique, Benelux, and has held various leadership roles in the company.
Philippe Warnery was promoted to president, United Kingdom and Ireland. He will continue to report to Cedric Prouvé, group president, International. Warnery has led the UK and Ireland, ELC’s third largest market, in the role of senior vice president and general manager since 2017.
He has been with ELC for 13 years, beginning in 2006 as regional director Clinique, Travel Retail Asia/Pacific, based in Singapore. In 2009, he became vice president and general manager of Origins International in New York. In 2013, he was promoted to senior vice president and general manager, Canada.