President and Chief Executive Officer
JuE Wong has been a member of Penelope Group GP — the general partner of Penelope Group Holdings — since February 2020, has served as our Chief Executive Officer since January 8, 2020 and has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of OLAPLEX Holdings, Inc. and as a member of the Board of Directors of OLAPLEX Holdings, Inc. since August 2021. Ms. Wong has extensive experience in scaling business and financial performance for all classes of business from emerging businesses, middle market growth organizations and established/ legacy companies. She has strategic and operating expertise in digital and technology-driven platforms of growth. Prior to joining OLAPLEX, Ms. Wong served as the Global Chief Executive Officer of Moroccanoil Inc. from 2017 to 2019, the President of Elizabeth Arden from 2015 to 2017, and the Chief Executive Officer of StriVectin from 2012 to 2015. Ms. Wong currently serves as a director for Cosmetics Executive Women and Committee of 200 (C200). Ms. Wong earned a B.A. (Honors) in Political Science from the Australian National University.
Chief Financial Officer
Eric Tiziani has been our Chief Financial Officer since June 2021 and has served as Chief Financial Officer ofOLAPLEX Holdings, Inc. since August 2021. Prior to joining OLAPLEX, Mr. Tiziani served as a finance leader for over 21 years at Unilever, a global consumer products company, where he held 11 roles in four countries. Mr. Tiziani has extensive expertise in finance leadership roles, M&A and the beauty industry. Mr. Tiziani served as Chief Financial Officer of Unilever North America from 2018 to 2021, Vice President Finance Unilever Global Beauty & Personal Care and Global R&D in London from 2016 to 2018, Vice President Finance Global Mergers & Acquisitions in London from 2013 to 2016 and Vice President Finance Unilever Canada in Toronto from 2010 to 2013. Mr. Tiziani earned an M.B.A. from Columbia University and a B.A. in Economics from Colgate University.
John Duffy has been our General Counsel since April 2022. Prior to joining OLAPLEX, John served as the senior corporate attorney at Tiffany & Co., where he provided legal advice on various corporate, transactional, governance, sustainability, financing and other matters. John joined Tiffany & Co. in 2014, and advanced through positions of increasing management responsibility, most recently serving as Vice President - Associate General Counsel, Corporate & Real Estate. Prior to Tiffany & Co., John was an attorney at the law firm of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, where he practiced corporate, transactional and securities law from 2009 to 2014. John earned a J.D. and an M.B.A. from Duke University and a B.A. in Economics from Princeton University.
Chief Marketing Officer
Charlotte Watson serves as the Chief Marketing Officer for OLAPLEX where she is responsible for leading a dynamic team across marketing, social media and communications in over 100 markets worldwide. She brings a unique global perspective to her role having led marketing departments at leading organizations across Europe and the Americas with a proven track record in both omnichannel and prestige. Prior to joining OLAPLEX, she served as the Chief Marketing Officer for Hourglass Cosmetics, part of the Unilever Prestige division, and held senior leadership roles in marketing at global CPG and retail brands including Pandora, Michael Kors, Kurt Geiger, Links of London, and Louis Vuitton. She is a Fundraising Committee Member of Girls Inc. in Los Angeles and a member of Chief. She graduated with a master’s degree from The University of Edinburgh and undertook post-graduate studies at Columbia University in addition to an executive leadership education program at Harvard Business School.