Revlon CFO Announces Retirement Following Arden Acquisition

Revlon, Inc. announced today that  Juan Figuereo, Chief Financial Officer, is retiring from the Company. Mr. Figuereo joined Revlon in April 2016 and played a key role in the acquisition of Elizabeth Arden. With the acquisition complete and the integration now underway, Chris Peterson, Chief Operating Officer, Operations, who currently oversees the Company’s finance function, as well as supply chain and IT, will assume direct responsibility for the CFO role, effective immediately.

Prior to joining Revlon, Mr. Peterson served in a number of senior executive positions at Ralph Lauren Corporation, including most recently as its President, Global Brands, a position he held since 2015, as well as having served as its Chief Financial Officer from 2012 to 2015. In this role, Mr. Peterson was responsible for overseeing Ralph Lauren’s Global Brand Presidents, Investor Relations, Information Technology & Real Estate. From 2014 to 2015, Mr. Peterson was Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer at Ralph Lauren and joined the company in 2012 as its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Ralph Lauren, Mr. Peterson spent 20 years at The Procter & Gamble Company in management and financial leadership roles of increasing responsibility.

 Commenting on today’s announcement, Mr. Garcia said, “I’d like to thank Juan for his contributions and leadership throughout the successful acquisition of Elizabeth Arden and the early stages of its integration. Our integration is on track and, as we have reported, exceeding our initial synergy expectations. We are excited to have Chris take on the CFO role in order to continue this momentum as we execute on our strategy to drive long-term growth.”

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