Diane Lavietes

Head, Consumer & Retail Practice

Diane Lavietes is the Head of the US Consumer & Retail Practice and member of Odgers Berndtson’s New York office. She and her team cover a wide range of categories and functions within the Consumer Retail industry.

Before joining Odgers Berndtson, Diane was a Senior Vice President at a boutique firm working across every function and title from the C-Suite and executive board level through to Vice President in the consumer sector.

Her work has stretched from Marketing, Merchandising and Creative to digital and IT. Through her knowledge of emerging technology across omni-channel retail, she has gained deep expertise in the digital retail world. Diane had a unique career path that has led to Executive Recruiting. She is a former Marketing leader from the Beauty and Publishing Industries.

She worked for: The Walt Disney Company, American Express, The New York Times, Conde Nast, and Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa.