Mumbai: WOW Skin Science/WOW Life Science, a D2C beauty and wellness brand, has appointed Richa Gupta as vice president of innovation and strategic projects for its India as well as international business.
Richa will be in charge of new product launches, new brand development, as well as other strategic projects across beauty, health, and other categories.
Richa was previously associated with Amazon India, where she led premium beauty, colour cosmetics, and content marketing verticals. Over the course of her 16-year career, she has worked with many consumers' favourite brands such as Flipkart, Nykaa, Lifestyle, and Baccarose, leading a variety of charters across retail, category management, supply chain, and brand engagement.
Speaking of her appointment, Gupta stated, "I am thrilled to be a part of WOW Skin Science. The brand's current position is the result of its deep insights into markets, trends, and consumers—factors that are important ingredients of success—followed by meticulous strategy execution. I am looking forward to working with this well-established team and using my knowledge and experience to further build WOW's position as the go-to brand for beauty, personal care, and wellness."
WOW Skin Science co-founder Manish Chowdhary said, "We are delighted to welcome Richa to the WOW family. Richa’s vast experience and strategic vision will prove instrumental in the next phase of WOW Skin Science’s growth story."
"Richa joins us at a very exciting phase of our journey as we transform into a house of loved brands. Her extensive experience in beauty as well as her strong ability to think big and deliver results will be a critical asset for the organisation as she joins our leadership team," added WOW Skin Science chief operating officer Mrunmay Mehta.