Mintel appoints Roberts VP global insight for premium beauty and personal care


Mintel, a leading global supplier of consumer, product and media intelligence, continues to expand its global team with the appointment of Hannah Roberts as new VP global insight for Mintel’s premium beauty and personal care service.

Roberts joins the beauty and personal care team in London. Reporting directly to Jane Henderson, global president, beauty and personal care division at Mintel, Roberts will be responsible for the development of Mintel best-in-class insights and analysis, with a focus on consumer research, innovation and strategic product development on a global scale. Moreover, she will bring to Mintel her knowledge of marketing planning, ingredient application, packaging and product claims within the mass and prestige beauty and personal care market.

Henderson, global president, beauty and personal care division, said: “We are delighted to have Hannah on board as our new VP global insight and her expertise makes her a most-valued addition to Mintel’s team of global beauty and personal care specialists. Her knowledge and achievements in her successful career within the industry will make a key contribution to further develop Mintel’s premium solution for the beauty sector. The continuous effort in investing in the most talented people is indicative of Mintel’s commitment to stay at the top of the industry.”

Roberts brings to Mintel long standing experience in the beauty industry, having worked for some of the leading brands in cosmetics. Most recently, Roberts has served as brand marketing director for prestige brands Laura Mercier Cosmetics and Revive Skincare, being accountable for new product development in Europe. Prior to that, Roberts developed and managed commercial strategies for the beauty division of London-based retailer Harrods.