Beiersdorf, the German skincare company that produces many Nivea products, has appointed Dessi Temperley to the Executive Board, effective July 1, 2018.
Temperley has over 20 years of experience in finance management roles. Since 2004, she has been working for the Nestlé Group as Head of Investor Relations.
She will take over from Jesper Andersen when he completes his term as CFO by end of June.
Reinhard Pöllath, Chairman of the Supervisory Board said, “Beiersdorf thanks Jesper Andersen for his lasting contribution towards financial professionalism and efficiency.
“With her deep career background and rich international experience, Dessi Temperley will further strengthen a transparent finance function, make the best use of data and financial resources for the core of Beiersdorf: Superior skin-care for everybody.”
Stefan F. Heidenreich, CEO of Beiersdorf AG, also welcomed Temperley to the management team. He said, “We are confident that with her broad financial expertise she will contribute substantially to further advancing Beiersdorf’s success and growth.”
Temperley studied economics at the American University in Bulgaria and later obtained her MBA from Henley Business School in the UK. She is a UK Chartered Management Accountant.
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