Leadership Team

Lance Arneson
Chief Financial Officer

“I am proud and honored to be part of Avon—an organization with such a deep and rich history of empowering women. At New Avon, I am excited and deeply committed to supporting each and every one of our Representatives in North America as they build and grow their businesses.”

Lance Arneson currently serves as Chief Financial Officer at New Avon LLC, and is responsible for leading the company’s financial functions, overseeing accounting, financial planning and reporting, forecasting, insurance, treasury and tax. Lance has extensive experience in financial reporting, financial planning and analysis, internal controls, tax planning and reporting, and treasury in public and private companies.

Prior to joining New Avon LLC, Lance was an operating executive at Cerberus Operations and Advisory Company, LLC. During his tenure at Cerberus, Lance led due diligence for investment opportunities in energy services, manufacturing, retail, and media industries and directed cost savings and process optimization initiatives. Lance’s former leadership roles include Chief Financial Officer at Covis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Chief Financial Officer at Rafaella Apparel Group, Inc., as well as Senior Manager of Assurance & Business Advisory Services at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Lance holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Stern School of Business at New York University, and is a Certified Public Accountant in New York State.