Group Vice President and General Manager, Russia and Eastern Europe
Anna Yarvits is responsible for managing one of Avon’s top three markets: Russia and Eastern Europe, which comprises Ukraine, Georgia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
With a strong track record of transforming business performance, and over 20 years of experience within global organisations, Anna most recently served as Senior Vice President Cluster Head, Russia & Eurasia and General Manager, Russia for Teva, one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies.
Anna has also held General Management roles at several global pharmaceutical companies, including Zentiva and Ratiopharm. She started her business career in sales and marketing at SmithKline Beecham/GSK.
Anna holds an M.D. in General Medicine and a PhD in Dermatology, from Ekaterinburg State Medical University, and is a Fellow in Professional Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing.