Robert Eaton Announced As Wella Professionals UK Technical Director

Multi award-winning hairdresser, Robert Eaton, from Russell Eaton salons, has been named as Wella Professionals UK & Ireland  Technical Director and will work with an iconic team of world-class colourists, aptly named the Wella Professionals Colour Creatives. 

In this newly created position Robert will be specifically working with the trade press to share his product knowledge and technical excellence, he will also deliver a selection of Master Colour courses within the Wella studio network. Robert will continue to be a key Mentor for Wella and will deliver shows and seminars both globally and in the UK. Robert will also continue to work within the Russell Eaton Salons at its Creative Director.  

Coty Professionals Marketing Director Kyle Karim comments: “We have seen Robert’s career grown tremendously in the last decade and are honoured and privileged to be presenting him as our Technical Director. Robert has a creative flair that is unique and directional. I am confident he will continue to help elevate the craftsmanship of the hairdressing industry and our Wella Professionals brand .”

“I love being part of the Coty family. As global beauty giants, I am so privileged to be Wella Professionals Technical Director and can’t wait to get stuck in to my role. The Colour Creatives are a hugely talented team of artists, so to be working alongside them for Wella is an incredible opportunity,” says Robert Eaton

The Wella Professionals Colour Creatives team will include a carefully selected group of colourists who will collectively work alongside Wella Professionals on new product development, presenting shows and seminars to continually help innovate and elevate the industry.

Wella Professionals full Colour Creative Team & Colour Creative Educators include:

Robert Eaton, UK Technical Director

Zoe Irwin, UK Consumer Colour Trends Expert 

Sean Nolan, HOB Salons

Claude Baumann, D&J Ambrose

Claire Chell, Francesco Group 

Jayson Gray, Karbon Kyd 

Dan Spiller, Marc Antoni 

Edward Darley, Sassoon Academy 

Siobhan Golden, Toni & Guy

Darren Lacken, Crow Street Collective