Douglas names Stefanie von Albert Executive Vice President Assortment & Purchasing

Douglas Stefanie von Albert

Germany-based retailer Douglas has appointed Stefanie von Albert as Executive Vice President (EVP) Assortment & Purchasing, effective 1 April 2024. Von Albert will report to CEO Sander van der Laan.

Von Albert has over 20 years’ experience in the beauty industry, mostly at L’Oréal. Her most recent role was General Manager E-Commerce of L’Oréal France. Prior to that, she was General Manager Europe for Kiehl’s and Urban Decay. Previously, she was General Manager EMEA Travel Retail and Marketing Director Europe Armani Beauty.

Van der Laan, said: “Offering the most relevant and distinctive range of brands is one of the key pillars of our omnichannel strategy ‘Let it Bloom’. Assortment & Purchasing plays a decisive role in the successful execution of our strategy.”