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Ukonwa Ojo

Senior Vice President, COVERGIRL

COTY, New York

Ukonwa Ojo is a proven business leader and passionate marketer with 19 years of experience. She’s been named to Marketing Magazine’s Power 100 List of the most influential, inspiring, and innovative marketers, Financial Times Upstanding 100 List of Minority Executives, and Black Enterprise’s List of the top women in advertising and marketing. She is the Senior Vice President for COVERGIRL at Coty Inc., America’s most loved cosmetic brand, with over a billion in sales annually. Throughout her career, her leadership has resulted in revenue, market share, brand equity growth, and creative award recognition for iconic brands including Durex, French’s, Cheerios, Knorr, Betty Crocker, and Cascadian Farm Organic. Ukonwa holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina.