Aromatherapy Associates CEO to step down from role

Aromatherapy Associates CEO to step down from role Tracey Woodward, Global CEO at Aromatherapy Associates and The Refinery, has announced that she will be stepping down from her role at the end of this year.
Anna Teal has been appointed as the company's new Global CEO and will take over Tracey's responsibilities from the New Year. Tracey will continue to serve as a consultant and ambassador for the brand until the end of March 2019.

With over 20 years' industry experience, Anna has worked across retail, brand, M&A and strategy development, and most recently held the position of VP and Global Business Development Director, Global Brands at Walgreens Boots Alliance.

“I am delighted to handover the brand to Anna,” comments Tracey. “We have worked together for many years on projects throughout our careers and I know that I leave this precious brand in capable hands with the support of the global team. I truly believe that Aromatherapy Associates will continue to lead the way in aromatherapy, self-care and wellbeing.”

Anna added: “I am delighted and feel very privileged to be able to take on this role from Tracey, to whom I am incredibly appreciative to for the care she has taken to restore the brand and get it to the place it is in today. The brand carries a very powerful heritage and purpose which is increasingly relevant in today's modern world.”