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Larry P. Allgaier named Kimberly-Clark North America group president

April 19, 2017  By P&PC Staff

Apr. 18, 2017 – Kimberly-Clark Corp. has named Larry P. Allgaier as group president of Kimberly-Clark North America, reporting to Mike Hsu, president and CEO. In his new role, Allgaier will lead Kimberly-Clark’s North American consumer business, with brands such as Huggies, Cottonelle, and Depend.

“Larry is an outstanding leader with a passion for the consumer products industry. As the leader of our North American consumer business, he will drive strong performance and long-term shareholder value, as we lead the world in essentials for a better life,” said Hsu. “Larry’s strong track record for delivering sustainable, profitable growth and championing innovation will enable him to effectively lead the largest business unit in Kimberly-Clark’s portfolio.”

Allgaier began his consumer career at Procter & Gamble, spending 20 years in various leadership roles including product supply, brand management and general management. He has more than seven years of experience in baby care in North America and Asia, with global responsibility for innovation on pants and premium taped diapers.


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