Avon sale to Natura closes today, leadership to changeChristian Fernsby ▼ | January 3, 2020
The sale of Avon Products to Natura will close today, beginning the next chapter in Avon's 130-year history.
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With the change will also being about a executive change as Jan Zijderveld will step down as Chief Executive Officer.
Zijderveld will hand leadership over to Natura & Co Executive Chairman Roberto Marques.
In his nearly two years at Avon's helm, Zijderveld was instrumental in turning Avon into a digital social selling beauty company by modernizing its model.
He joined Avon in February 2018 after a 30-year career as an executive at Unilever. ■