A creative leader and thought partner with a wealth of experience, Benjamin Lord has spent his career leading marketing and innovation for brands such as NARS Cosmetics, LVMH, Nike, Unilever Prestige, L’Oréal, and more.
Raised in Asia and Africa, Benjamin has cut his teeth in the business in France before moving to the USA. His international background and global roles have given him a unique perspective into the importance of culture in marketing. Benjamin has a flair to identify the consumer and digital trends that keep brands ahead of the curve, and he uses his passion for innovation to drive growth for multinationals and startups alike.
Benjamin Lord is a member of Adweek's Innovators Council, a collective of marketing luminaries, and was cited as “one of the industry’s most inventive and creative minds” by the magazine. He is regularly published in the press and has spoken at a number of notable conferences, including the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, WWD Digital Forum, Glossy Beauty Summit and CES. Named a 40 Under 40 in Marketing twice, he has served on multiple creative juries and mentorship programs.
Benjamin is an ASPCA guardian for displaced, abandoned and injured animals.