Lehi, Utah – December 6, 2018 – Young Living Essential Oils
, the world leader in essential oils, today announced that it has hired Carlos Lopez Ortega
as the new country manager for Colombia effective October 8, 2018. The appointment highlights Young Living’s commitment to strategically driving momentum in Latin America.
“Bringing Carlos’ experience to Young Living is integral to the support and growth of our members in Colombia,” said Jared Turner
, President and Chief Operating Officer, Young Living Essential Oils. “His extensive expertise working with multidisciplinary teams and building customer relationships will help contribute to Young Living’s vision of bringing essential oils to every home.”
With more than 25 years of experience in sales, marketing, and operations, Lopez Ortega brings a distinguished track record of accelerating sales growth and profitability for global brands in Latin America, including Red Bull®, Coca-Cola®, El Tiempo
, and Reckitt Benckiser. He also has experience with direct sales companies such as Herbalife®, Zrii®, and Nature's Sunshine®.
Lopez Ortega holds a doctorate in business management, a Master of Management, and a Master of Business Administration. His favorite Young Living products include Journey On™ essential oil blend
, NingXia Red®
, and the Slique® collection