Watson joined HTI as global marketing director in January 2015.
Arriving from Mattel (where she was marketing director for the UK and Ireland), her new role sees Watson responsible for global marketing activity, as well as overseeing the brand team, marketing communications, design, purchasing and licensing functions.
Prior to joining Mattel, Watson held marketing roles at Pepsico UK and Mars.
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