Marla BeckInterim Chief Executive Officer
Marla BeckInterim Chief Executive OfficerMarla is Interim CEO of BeautyHealth and has served on the Company’s Board of Directors since June 2022.
A serial entrepreneur and visionary brand-builder, Marla is the founder and former CEO of Bluemercury, the disruptive omnichannel beauty and spa retailer founded in 1999. Marla brings a track record of building enduring and authentic brands and delivering significant value. She led Bluemercury from inception to a strategic sale to Macy’s in 2015, and continued to lead the company as an independent business unit of Macy’s until 2021. Under Marla’s leadership, Bluemercury’s presence spanned nearly 200 brick and mortar stores, a thriving e-Commerce platform, a highly penetrated loyalty program, and private label product brands M-61 Powerful Skincare and Lune+Aster Cosmetics.
Marla has been recognized for her exceptional entrepreneurial success and leadership in business; she was an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year National Finalist in 2015 and one of Goldman Sachs’ 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs in 2014. Today, Marla is Chair of the Advisory Board of Harvard Business School’s Rock Center for Entrepreneurship and the Center for Public Leadership Advisory Board at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government.
Marla holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of California, Berkeley and Masters degrees in Business and Public Administration from Harvard University.
Michael MonahanChief Financial Officer
Michael MonahanChief Financial OfficerMichael serves as Chief Financial Officer of BeautyHealth, bringing with him nearly 15 years of experience as a public and private company CFO and more than 25 years of accounting and financial management experience. With a track record of driving financial and operational success in high-growth businesses, Michael previously served as CFO of Casper Sleep (NYSE: CSPR), following the company’s IPO, and as CFO of Nutrisystem (NASDAQ: NTRI), quintupling its market cap and overseeing a key acquisition during his tenure. He began his career in the commercial audit practice of Arthur Andersen LLP and later served in progressive financial management roles at numerous growth-focused companies. Michael holds a Bachelor of Arts from Villanova University and an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Amy JuaristiChief Marketing and Communications Officer
Amy JuaristiChief Marketing and Communications OfficerAmy serves as BeautyHealth’s Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, responsible for brand marketing, channel marketing, digital, loyalty, creative, events, partnerships, influencer marketing and communications. She has two decades of brand-building experience for high-growth and transformative beauty, health and consumer companies. Prior to BeautyHealth, Amy led corporate affairs in the Americas for Coty and external communications at Zocdoc and Chobani during both brands’ evolution from nascent category creators to market leaders. She began her career representing Fortune 100 companies at global communications agencies Weber Shandwick and Hill & Knowlton and holds Bachelor of Arts degrees in International Relations and Communications from the University of Southern California.
Dan WatsonChief Revenue Officer
Dan WatsonChief Revenue OfficerDan serves as BeautyHealth’s Chief Revenue Officer, responsible for BeautyHealth’s global sales operations and growth, driving focus and synergy across all markets. A 35-year veteran of the medical and aesthetics industry, Dan has a proven track record of delivering high growth and high penetration sales strategies. During nearly six years at BeautyHealth, he has built a world class sales team that has successfully launched two new generations of Hydrafacial devices—Perk and most recently Syndeo—and nearly doubled the North America install base. Prior to joining BeautyHealth, Dan was the VP of Sales at Stryker Spine. Dan has held various senior sales management positions for companies such as Sherwood Medical, Ethicon EndoSurgery, CR Bard, SpineTech, Oratec, and Smith + Nephew.
Brad HauserChief Operating Officer
Brad HauserChief Operating OfficerBrad is a globally renowned aesthetic device innovation leader. As Chief Operating Officer, he leads BeautyHealth’s full product lifecycle, from ideation and innovation to go-to-market, with oversight of Product, Marketing and Operations. Brad brings more than 20 years’ experience in aesthetic device development and marketing. Prior to joining BeautyHealth, he led product development, R&D and business integration of category creating aesthetic treatments, including CoolSculpting, Thermage and Fraxel for leading medical device and pharmaceutical companies, including Allergan Aesthetics – an AbbVie Company, Zeltiq Aesthetics, Cutera and Solta Medical. He also served as CEO of Soliton, Inc., during its development of the novel cellulite and tattoo removal medical aesthetic device RESONIC and is on the Boards of Candesant Biomedical and the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery.
Mingo KuPresident, APAC
Mingo KuPresident, APACMingo oversees all commercial operations for the Asia-Pacific region, as President, APAC. He first joined BeautyHealth to launch Hydrafacial internationally, setting up a direct presence in major markets and working with key opinion leaders and distributors to expand the business across medical and non-medical channels. He brings a successful track record of 25 years in medical devices and aesthetics for Solta Medical, Johnson & Johnson, and Boston Scientific.
Celeste OrtizChief Human Resources Officer
Celeste OrtizChief Human Resources OfficerAs Chief Human Resources Officer for BeautyHealth, Celeste is dedicated to enabling growth through a strong people agenda. A passionate and strategic HR executive, she previously held progressive HR leadership roles at healthcare titans Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson and Medtronic Diabetes and most recently served as Chief People Officer of high-growth startup Crossover Health, scaling the workforce 10x during her tenure. Celeste is a member of the Board of Directors for SCAN, a not-for-profit Medicare Advantage health plan, and Ideal Image, a national medspa with 150+ locations in 35 states. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Human Resources from Geneva College and an MBA from the University of Southern California.
Jon ArnoldPresident, EMEA
Jon ArnoldPresident, EMEAJon serves as President, EMEA, overseeing all commercial operations for the region. A longtime beauty veteran with a track record of delivering transformational growth, Jon has built teams and strategies for consumer product businesses around the world. Most recently he served as Chief Commercial Officer for the Americas at French spirits group Rémy Cointreau. Prior, he spent more than 20 years at L’Oréal, including as General Manager for the Australia Consumer Products division, where he led a strategic return of the group to profitability.
Paul BokotaVice President and General Counsel
Paul BokotaVice President and General CounselPaul serves as Vice President and General Counsel and has nearly 30 years of legal experience. Prior to joining BeautyHealth, Paul worked as the Division General Counsel for Spectrum Brands, Inc, managing global legal affairs for its Hardware & Home Improvement division. Paul has held various senior legal positions for public and privately held global companies. Prior to his in-house legal career, Paul was a commercial litigator for 13 years, litigating and trying a wide variety of cases in state and federal court. Paul received his A.B. magna cum laude in Government from Harvard University and his J.D. magna cum laude from Indiana University.