Alessandro Carlucci joined Natura at age 23 and became CEO after 15 years of working in different departments and countries.
During his tenure as CEO, Natura’s net income has grown fourfold, from R$1.7 billion to R$7 billion, becoming the biggest CFT and Direct Selling company in Brazil. With the openings of the Mexico and Colombia operations, their international business grew quickly. Among several others social and environmental highlights, the company has been “carbon neutral” since 2007 and reached the goal of 33% reduction of CO2 emissions between 2007 and 2013. Natura is recognized as one of the most sustainable companies in the world. Natura Brand also became the preferred cosmetic brand in Brazil and the most admired company in all sectors for nine years in a row
Carlucci is also chairman of World Federation Direct Selling Association (2011–2014), board member of the Board of Directors of Redecard (2010–2013), board member of Itaú-Unibanco Advisory Board (2013–present), board member of the Alcoa Advisory Board Latin America, (2012 – present) and recently became chairman of the Board of BSR (Business for Social Responsibility).
He has received a BS in Business Administration from FGV (São Paulo – Brazil) and completed executive education programs at the FDC-Kellogg School of Management and AVIRA Program-INSEAD (Fontainebleau, France).
He was born in São Paulo, Brazil with Brazilian and Italian citizenship, been married for 20 years and has 3 children.