Gurwitch serves as an operating partner at Castanea Partners from 2009 to 2019 where she was involved in several successful investments and strategic exits, including First Aid Beauty (acquired by P&G in 2018) and Tatcha (acquired by Unilever in 2019). She founded Laura Mercier, a prestige beauty brand, alongside makeup artist Laura Mercier.
- October 2020
Added to: Olaplex - Boston, MA
Olaplex, a professional hair care brand and company, was acquired by Advent International in 2020. Ranked as one of the highest engagement hair care brands on social media platforms, Olaples is a go-to for both stylists and consumers. Olaplex products are sold in 101 countries and through professional salons, retail and e-commerce channels.