OPI Products recently announced Ron Anderskow as its new global general manager. Anderskow will oversee the day-to-day operations of the professional nail brand. He joins Coty after nearly 30 years of successful international and domestic general management and sales leadership roles in the beauty, oral care, and professional divisions at Procter and Gamble. “The professional industry leads the beauty business in innovation, speed-to-market, and customer relationships, and OPI is one of its most exciting brands,” says Anderskow. “Leading OPI, the world’s number one professional nail brand, across the global marketplace is an exciting challenge for me. I am extremely happy to join the OPI and Coty leadership team and to help create the new beauty powerhouse.”
Most recently, Anderskow served as senior vice president of sales for Wella North America, where he led the multifunctional customer business development organization and reinvented the go-to-market organizational structure to better serve the salon professional industry across the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico. Under his leadership, the business experienced unprecedented growth and became the best-performing region in global Wella Salon Professional in just 18 months. Prior to this role, he worked in Geneva leading the Global Wella Sales Organization. Anderskow is known for merging big-business discipline with entrepreneurial passion to create sales and profit growth for his customers, while delivering inspirational leadership to his organization.