LONDON, Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Philip Kingsley has seen unprecedented growth across its group of companies, Philip Kingsley Products and Philip Kingsley Trichological Clinics, over the past decade. Blake will focus on defining the company's long-term business strategy including capitalizing on emerging opportunities in the UK, internationally as well as the evolving digital space.
Blake Hughes, CEO of Philip Kingsley, comments:
"I am thrilled to join the Philip Kingsley team at such a prominent juncture in its evolution. I am excited to work alongside the Kingsley family and entire team to create an even more dynamic and customer centric brand, building on the entrepreneurial spirit and unique proposition that has been established."
Blake joins the company from premium skincare brand Murad where he had been Managing Director for the past three years. Previously, he has held roles as Managing Director (UK & Ireland) for Elizabeth Arden, Board Member of CTPA (the Cosmetic, Toiletries & Perfumery Association), Beauty Reinvention Project Leader for Marks & Spencer, and Managing Director of Procter & Gamble Prestige. Blake studied Chemistry at Oxford University, began his career in the hair care sector, and has now amassed over 20 years of experience in global beauty care.
Joan Kingsley, on behalf of the shareholder Board, comments:
"We are delighted that Blake is joining us at the helm of the Philip Kingsley group of companies. He will be responsible for leading the overall direction of the organization. Blake is an exceptional leader with unique skills to develop and strengthen our clinics, our products, our people and our culture. We look forward to welcoming him to the Philip Kingsley family."
About the Philip Kingsley group of companies
Philip Kingsley is the leading authority in hair and scalp health. Philip Kingsley knows the science of hair & scalp and understands that when your hair looks good, you feel good. The products are formulated by the world's leading Trichologists and tailored for every hair texture to provide long term healthy hair. The Philip Kingsley Trichological Clinics are 54 Green Street, Mayfair, London W1K 6RU & 16 East 52nd Street, New York NY 10022.
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