Dexter King, Senior Vice President (SVP), Global Marketing and Strategy at Tom Ford Beauty, is promoted to the position of senior vice-president of The Estée Lauder Companies brand. King will step into this role effective April 1, 2024 and continue reporting to Guillaume Jesel, President and CEO, Tom Ford and Luxury Business Development, The Estée Lauder Companies.

Dexter King has been with Tom Ford Beauty for nine years, working in a number of key leadership roles. He will also join The Estée Lauder Companies Extended Executive Leadership Team.

Prior to Tom Ford Beauty, King worked in strategy and marketing roles, holding positions of increasing responsibility across companies including McKinsey & Company, Diageo, and Moët Hennessy. King holds a Master of Business Administration from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Virginia.

The Estée Lauder Companies acquired Tom Ford in 2022 in a deal valuing the company at USD2.8 billion in total.