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Unilever Exec Takes Avon's Reins, Says 'Business As Usual' Not An Option

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"The Avon Board looks forward to supporting Jan as he leads a deep and comprehensive strategic and operating review of all facets of the business," says Chairman Chan Galbato of Jan Zijderveld's appointment as CEO. Avon's first male CEO in almost 20 years, Zijderveld comes with 30 years of experience at Unilever, where he most recently oversaw its European business.

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