COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY (NYSE:CL) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain OfficersItem 5.02.
On July 11, 2018, the Board of Directors of Colgate-Palmolive Company (the “Company”) elected Mr. Noel R. Wallace to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer and Mr. P. Justin Skala to the position of Executive Vice President, Chief Growth & Strategy Officer.Mr. Ian Cook, who has served as the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer since July 1, 2007 and as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer since January 1, 2009, will continue as the Company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Wallace, 53, had been Chief Operating Officer, Global Innovation & Growth and Hill’s Pet Nutrition since March 2016 and served as President, Colgate-Latin America from October 2013 through March 2016 and as President, North America and Global Sustainability from February 2010 through September 2013.
Mr. Skala, 58, had been Chief Operating Officer, North America, Europe, Africa/Eurasia and Global Sustainability since March 2016 and served as President, Colgate-North America and Global Sustainability from October 2013 through March 2016 and as President, Colgate-Latin America from July 2010 through September 2013.
About COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY (NYSE:CL)
Colgate-Palmolive Company (Colgate) is a consumer products company, whose products are marketed in over 200 countries and territories throughout the world. The Company’s segments include Oral, Personal and Home Care, and Pet Nutrition. The Oral, Personal and Home Care product segment is operated through over five geographic segments, which include North America, Latin America, Europe/South Pacific, Asia and Africa/Eurasia. The Company’s oral care products include Colgate Total; Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief, Colgate Max Fresh, Colgate Maximum Cavity Protection with Sugar Acid Neutralizer and others. Colgate’s Oral Care business also includes pharmaceutical products for dentists and other oral health professionals. The Company, through its Hill’s Pet Nutrition segment, manufactures pet nutrition products for dogs and cats with products marketed in over 80 countries across the world. The Company sells its personal care products under the Palmolive, Protex and Softsoap brands.