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Committees


The standing committees of our Board of Directors are the Audit and Finance Committee and the Remuneration & Nomination Committee.

Committee Charters

Audit and Finance Committee
Remuneration and Nomination Committee
Committee Composition

Below is a summary of our committee structure and membership information. To read more about any of the committees, click on committee names in the chart below.
Chairperson Chairperson
Committee Member Member
 Audit and Finance CommitteeRemuneration and Nomination Committee
SABINE CHALMERS 
SABINE CHALMERS
Director


Sabine brings to the Board 25 years of senior management experience in international consumer goods and an extensive track record in M&A. Sabine served as Chief Legal & Corporate Affairs Officer, Company Secretary and a member of the Executive Board of Management of Anheuser-Busch InBev since 2005. In this role, she led the global legal, regulatory, communications and CSR functions during the successful growth of the organization to one of the world’s top consumer products companies. During h... 

Committee Member  
JOACHIM FABER 
JOACHIM FABER
Director


Joachim Faber joined the Board of Directors of Coty Inc. in 2010. Mr. Faber is also the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Börse AG, Frankfurt, a member of the board of HSBC Holdings PLC, London, Chairman of the Shareholder Committee of JAB Holding Company s.á.r.l. and a member of the board of Allianz S.A., Paris. Mr. Faber was a member of the Supervisory Board of OSRAM Licht AG and the Chairman of its audit committee until June 30, 2014. Until 2011, Mr. Faber served as the ... 

Committee Member  
OLIVIER GOUDET 
OLIVIER GOUDET
Director


Olivier Goudet is currently Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of JAB. He serves as Chairman of the Board of Jacobs Douwe Egberts, Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Panera Bread Company, Pret A Manger and Krispy Kreme. He is also a Director of Keurig Dr. Pepper, Caribou Coffee Company / Einstein Noah and Espresso House. He also serves as Chairman of the Board of Anheuser-Busch InBev. He is the former Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Mars, Inc. and served as an indep... 

  
PETER HARF 
PETER HARF
Chairman of the Board


Peter Harf is Managing Partner and Chairman of JAB and Managing Director of Lucresca and Agnaten, both privately-owned holding companies. He serves as Chairman of the Board of Espresso House. He is also a Director of Keurig Dr. Pepper, Jacobs Douwe Egberts, Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Panera Bread Company, Pret A Manger, Caribou Coffee Company/Einstein Noah and Krispy Kreme. He is co-founder and Executive Chairman of Delete Blood Cancer DKMS. Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer o... 

  
ANNA-LENA KAMENETZKY 
ANNA-LENA KAMENETZKY
Director


Anna-Lena Kamenetzky is currently a Partner and Head of Business Development of JAB Holding Company and Co-Head of JAB Consumer Fund. She also serves as a Director of Keurig Dr. Pepper and Jacobs Douwe Egberts. Prior Director roles include then publicly-listed luxury shoe and accessories company Jimmy Choo, plc, private Japanese automotive supply company Niles, Corp. and private asset management firm Kleinwort Benson Investors Dublin Ltd. Her prior experience includes serving as Man... 

  
PIERRE LAUBIES 
PIERRE LAUBIES
Chief Executive Officer


Pierre Laubies joined the Board in 2018. He serves as the Company’s Chief Executive officer and a member of the Company’s Executive Committee since November 2018. In May 2018, Mr. Laubies became a member of the board of directors of Continental Foods, a European food company. From September 2013 to March 2018, Mr. Laubies served as chief executive officer of Jacobs Douwe Egerts B.V. Previously, Mr. Laubies spent 25 years at Mars, Incorporated in a variety of roles across categories ... 

  
PAUL S. MICHAELS 
PAUL S. MICHAELS
Director


Paul S. Michaels joined the Board of Directors of Coty Inc. in June 2015. Prior to joining Coty Inc., Paul S. Michaels served as the President of Mars, Incorporated, parent company of William Wrigley Jr. Co., from January 2004 to January 2015. Mr. Michaels began his career at The Procter & Gamble Company and later moved to Johnson & Johnson, where he spent 15 years building many of the company’s flagship brands. Mr. Michaels holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Notre Dame.<... 

  Committee Member
ERHARD SCHOEWEL 
ERHARD SCHOEWEL
Director, Chair of Remuneration and Nomination Committee, Lead Independent Director


Erhard Schoewel Erhard Schoewel joined the Board of Directors of Coty Inc. in 2006 and serves as Chair of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee. From 1999 to 2006, he was Executive Vice President responsible for Europe at Reckitt Benckiser PLC. From 1979 to 1999 he held positions of increasing responsibilities at Benckiser. Prior to that, he worked for PWA Waldhof. In 2012, Mr. Schoewel was elected to the Supervisory Board of the Jahr Holding GmbH & Co. KG in Hamburg, Germany. He w... 

  Chairperson
ROBERT SINGER 
ROBERT SINGER
Director, Chair of the Audit and Finance Committee


Robert Singer joined the Board of Directors of Coty Inc. in 2010, and serves as Chair of the Audit and Finance Committee. From 2006 to 2009 he served as Chief Executive Officer of Barilla Holding S.p.A., an Italian food company, and before that he served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Abercrombie and Fitch Co. from May 2004 until August 2005. He served as Chief Financial Officer of Gucci Group N.V. from 1995 to 2004. Mr. Singer started his career at Coopers & Lybrand i... 

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