Frédéric Rozé is a graduate of HEC and of the Université Paris-Dauphine. He began his career with L'Oréal in 1986 in the Marketing Department of the Consumer Products Division, where he held several marketing functions. In 1993, his career became international, when he was appointed as Managing Director of the Consumer Products Division of L'Oréal Russia. He returned to France in 1996 as General Manager of Gemey France, and subsequently he was appointed General Manager of L'Oréal Argentina. In 2002, he was promoted to General Manager of both the Consumer Products and Professional Products Divisions for L'Oréal Spain. In 2004, was appointed General Manager of the Consumer Products Division for Western Europe before being given responsibility for the entire European Region including Eastern countries. In 2009, he was appointed Executive Vice-President North America Zone and CEO of L'Oréal USA. In addition to his role at the head of L'Oréal USA, he became Executive Vice-President of the Americas Zone (which includes North and Latin America) on 1 July 2013.