John DeSimone

John DeSimone


As president of Herbalife Nutrition, John DeSimone is committed to the Company’s purpose and unique value of helping people live healthy active lifestyles through personalized nutrition and a business opportunity.

DeSimone manages the Company's regional leadership, who are responsible for growing the Company's premier nutrition business and driving performance in 95 markets around the globe. In addition, DeSimone has overall responsibility for distributor-facing functions throughout the world, including marketing, promotions, sponsorships, business methods support, events and independent distributor communications.

Having joined Herbalife Nutrition in November 2007, DeSimone has held multiple strategic leadership roles. Most recently he served as co-president and chief strategic officer. Prior to which he was senior vice president, finance, followed by his eight-year tenure as the Company’s chief financial officer.

DeSimone has more than 25 years of experience in the corporate finance sector. He served as the controller, vice president of finance and chief financial officer of Rexall Sundown, Inc., a multinational manufacturer of nutritional supplements and sports nutrition products.

DeSimone formerly served on the board of trustees of the California Science Center which provides support for exhibits and education programs. He served as co-chair for the 21st annual discovery ball which raised more than 2 million dollars.

He earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration at Bryant University.