Global Travel Retail Director
Industry veteran Gary Leong has held the position of Global Travel Retail Director for FOREO since 2016. The role focuses on Asia Pacific, Americas, and EMEA, and is currently based in Shanghai, China. Under Gary's strong leadership and a keen eye for market trends, he has guided the Travel Retail division to become one of the highest growing channels, with over 230 Duty-Free retail stores including airports, downtown duty-free, cruises, airlines, and border points across 26 countries.
Gary's experience in the retail sector spans a remarkable 20 years, having worked on a vast number of luxury, medium and mass retail brands. Notable achievements include launching Paris label CHLOE, Swiss label AKRIS, and Spanish high street label MANGO nationally in China. Alongside this comes a host of other international projects spanning expansive retail launch programs which covered a 360 approach on sales, marketing and communications.