President, Americas, Europe and South Pacific
Scott Schwerdt was named President of the Americas and Europe in March 2006. Prior to his appointment, he served as President of North America for Nu Skin Enterprises. From 1992 to 1996, he served as Vice President of North America/South Pacific Operations and from February 1996 to December 1998 as Vice President of Europe for Nu Skin Enterprises. Mr. Schwerdt joined Nu Skin Enterprises in 1988 as a Communications Representative and in December 1989 became Director of Distributor Services. Prior to joining Nu Skin, he was a Senior Resource Manager at the Department of Defense in Washington, D.C. from 1984 to 1988. Mr. Schwerdt earned a B.A. degree in international relations from Brigham Young University.
Vice President of Regional Marketing, Americas, Europe and South Pacific
Greg Darlington most recently returned from an expatriate assignment in China where he has served as Nu Skin China's Vice President of Sales and Development since March 2004. Prior to working in China, in 2002 to 2004, he served as Nu Skin Taiwan's Vice President of Sales Development. Since joining Nu Skin Enterprises in 1989, Mr. Darlington has served in a variety of roles, including Director of Marketing for Nu Skin, Pharmanex and Big Planet divisions; Director of U.S. Marketing and Director of Web Services. He earned a B.A. degree in international relations from Brigham Young University and a M.B.A. from Rutgers University. Recently, he was appointed to the Business Advisory Council of the Miami University of Ohio Farmer School of Business.
President & General Manager, Europe, Middle East and Africa
Mikael Linder joined Nu Skin as Nordic General Manager in 2001 and was promoted to President and General Manager of the European region in March 2006. Since then, the region has expanded to cover Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and contains about 50% of Nu Skin’s global markets today. Prior to that, he gained practical experience from various management positions within Oriflame. Mr. Linder has a Master of Laws (LLM) degree, which he acquired at the University of Stockholm.