Guest Speaker at Estée Lauder
Fabrizio Freda is President and Chief Executive Officer of The Estée Lauder Companies, a position he assumed on July 1, 2009. Prior to this Mr. Freda worked at P&G as President for Global Snacks. He also spent more than a decade in positions of increasing responsibility in the Health and Beauty Care division at P&G. From 1986 to 1988, Mr. Freda directed marketing and strategic planning for Gucci SpA. In 2012, Mr. Freda was appointed to the Board of Directors of BlackRock, Inc., and in 2015, he was awarded Italy’s prestigious Cavaliere del Lavoro by President Sergio Mattarella. Mr. Freda attended the University of Naples, where he received an Economics and Business Administration degree.