Senior Vice President and General Manager, South Latin America
David Legher is the General Manager of Avon South Latin America. In this role, he oversees Avon's business in Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and Paraguay.
Mr. Legher joined Avon in 2001 as Avon Colombia Marketing Director and later became General Manager of the market. In 2006, he gained oversight of Peru and Ecuador in addition to Colombia. In 2010, he became General Manager of Mexico and Central America where he played a critical role in leading the market to its best performance in a decade. In 2012, Mr. Legher was named General Manager of Brazil, Avon's largest market.
Before joining Avon, Mr. Legher spent 11 years at Suramericana de Seguros, Colombia's largest insurance company, in a variety of roles including IT, Internal Audit, Project Management, Operations and Planning, and M&A responsibilities.
Mr. Legher graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering and a Master's degree in International Business from Universidad Eafit in Colombia. He later received a Master's Degree in Risk Management from City University in London.