Beauty & Balance

Master Class: Délphine Viguier-Hovasse

Had someone told Délphine Viguier-Hovasse during her university years that one day she would run L’Oréal Paris, the world’s largest beauty brand, the executive would likely have been extremely surprised. “My background is a scientific one: I am an engineer in agronomy,” said Viguier-Hovasse, who graduated from the Institut National Agronomique Paris-Grignon, with a specialty […]

Beauty & Balance

Foreo Names New CEO

PARIS — Boris Trupcevic has been named the new chief executive officer of Swedish beauty tech company Foreo. He is to succeed Filip Sedic, Foreo’s founder and principal inventor, at the beginning of January. Trupcevic, a longstanding media executive who most recently served as chief executive officer of 24sata, a Croatian newspaper, and president of […]

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Dakota Johnson Invests in Maude

Sexual wellness brand Maude has garnered star power — and star investment. The two-year-old company has received $2.2 million of additional seed financing, bringing its total seed financing to $3.7 million and total funding to $4.2 million. The latest round was led by Cassius, with participation from True, Outbound Ventures, Vice Ventures and Patina Brands. […]