The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. announced that Angela Wei Dong has been elected to its Board of Directors and the company’s Audit Committee, in each case effective as of July 11, 2022. Ms. Dong is Global Vice President and General Manager, Greater China, of NIKE.
What does Angela bring to the company in her new role?
Ms. Dong, 48, joined Nike in 2005 and since then has held various positions of increasing responsibility; she assumed her current role of Global Vice President and General Manager, Greater China, in 2015. Ms. Dong graduated from Tianjin University in China and received her MBA from Northwestern University and The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
“We welcome Angela Wei Dong to our Board of Directors. Angela’s experience will provide our Board with valuable insights. In addition to her background in finance, Angela brings strong expertise in branding and marketing of consumer goods, in particular for Chinese consumers. We are excited that Angela has joined our Board,” said William P. Lauder, Executive Chairman.
Ms. Dong is a Class III director (term expiring November 2023). The Board of Directors of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. now has 17 directors including Ms. Dong.