Executive Team

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Ian Cook*

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Cook joined Colgate-Palmolive in the United Kingdom in 1976 and progressed through a series of senior management roles around the world.

He became Chief Operating Officer in 2004, with responsibility for operations in North America, Europe, Central Europe, Asia and Africa. In 2005, Mr. Cook was promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer, responsible for all Colgate-Palmolive operations worldwide, and was promoted to Chief Executive Officer in 2007. Elected director in 2007 and Chairman in 2009.

Franck J. Moison*

Vice Chairman

After joining Colgate-Palmolive in France in 1978, Mr. Moison advanced through marketing and management positions in Colgate-Europe and at the corporate level.

From 2007 to 2010 he provided leadership for Global Marketing, Supply Chain and Technology. He was appointed Chief Operating Officer, Emerging Markets in 2010 with expanded responsibility for Business Development in 2013. Mr. Moison continues to lead Colgate’s operations in Asia Pacific, Latin America and Business Development.

Dennis Hickey*

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Hickey became CFO in January 2011 having most recently been Colgate-Palmolive's Vice President and Corporate Controller since 1998.

Since joining Colgate-Palmolive in 1977, Mr. Hickey has held key financial positions for the Company’s European and North American business units, the Corporate Audit unit and a variety of business strategy leadership assignments.

Jennifer M. Daniels*

Chief Legal Officer and Secretary

Ms. Daniels joined Colgate-Palmolive in 2014 from NCR Corporation, where she was Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary.

Prior to joining NCR in 2010, she was General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Barnes & Noble, Inc. Previously, Ms. Daniels spent nearly seventeen years at IBM. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Harvard Law School.

P. Justin Skala*

Chief Operating Officer, North America, Europe, Africa/Eurasia and Global Sustainability

Mr. Skala joined Colgate-Palmolive in 1982 and held numerous positions of increasing responsibility in marketing, sales and general management with both the Colgate and Hill’s organizations.

In 2010 he became President, Colgate Latin America and in 2013 was appointed President, North America and Global Sustainability with responsibility for Colgate U.S., Colgate Canada, Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals and Tom’s of Maine. Mr. Skala became Chief Operating Officer in 2016.

Noel Wallace*

Chief Operating Officer, Global Innovation & Growth and Hill's Pet Nutrition

Mr. Wallace joined Colgate-Palmolive in 1987 and progressed through a number of global positions in marketing and general management.

In 2002 he was appointed to Vice President and General Manager of the Global Toothbrush Division. Following that assignment he led the Colgate businesses in Mexico and North America including responsibility for Colgate’s Global Sustainability strategy. In 2013 he became the President of Colgate Latin America before assuming his current role in 2016.

*Corporate Officer

  • *Corporate Officer

    Issam Bachaalani
    VP & GM, Colgate-India & South Asia

    Daniel Bagley
    VP, Global R&D

    Dave Baloga
    VP, Hill's Pet Nutrition

    Donald Beatty
    VP, Hill's Pet Nutrition

    Angel Dario Belalcazar
    VP, Global R&D

    Andrea Bernard
    VP, Global Legal

    Joseph M. Bertolini
    VP, Global Finance

    Yves Briantais
    VP, Colgate-Europe

    Peter Brons-Poulsen*
    President & CEO, Hill's Pet Nutrition

    Marsha Butler
    VP, Global Oral Care

    Scott Cain
    VP, Global Finance

    Burc Cankat
    VP & GM, Colgate-Russia & Central Asia

    James Capraro
    VP, Global Information Technology

    Rosario Carlino
    VP, Colgate-Africa/Eurasia

    Maria Elisa Carvajal
    VP, Global Marketing Communications

    Natasha Chen
    VP & GM, Colgate-Southern Europe

    Constantina Christopoulou
    VP, Global R&D

    Martin J. Collins
    VP, Hill's Pet Nutrition

    Michael A. Corbo*
    Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Mike Crowe
    Chief Information Officer

    Rich Cuprys
    VP, Global R&D

    Marianne DeLorenzo
    VP, Global Information Technology

    Mukul Deoras*
    Chief Marketing Officer

    Robert W. Dietz
    VP, Global Facilities

    Cathy Dillane
    VP, Colgate-Latin America

    Julie Dillon
    VP & GM, Colgate-North America

    Victoria Dolan*
    Chief Transformation Officer & Corporate Controller

    Gordon Dumesich
    VP & GM, Hill's Pet Nutrition - Japan

    Philip Durocher
    VP & GM, Colgate-Northern Europe Hub

    John Faucher*
    SVP, Investor Relations

    Jean-Luc Fischer*
    President, Colgate-Africa/Eurasia

    Betsy Fishbone
    VP, Global Legal

    Laura Flavin
    VP, Global Human Resources

    Nadine Flynn
    VP, Global Legal

    David Foster
    VP, Global Information Technology

    Scott Geldart
    VP & GM, Colgate-North Africa & Middle East

    Diana Geofroy
    VP, Colgate-Mexico

    Derek Gordon
    VP & GM, Colgate-Canada

    Taylor Gordy
    VP, Colgate-North America

    Brian King
    VP, Colgate-U.S. Company

    Peter Graylin
    VP, Global Legal

    Thomas Greene*
    Chief Information & Business Services Officer

    Jan Guifarro
    VP, Corporate Communications & Community Giving

    Elise Halvorson
    VP, Enterprise Risk Management

    Suzan F. Harrison*
    President, Global Oral Care

    John Hazlin
    VP & GM, Global Personal Care

    Raymond Ho
    VP, Colgate-Asia Pacific

    Robert Hofmann
    VP, Colgate-Asia Pacific

    Bob Holland
    VP, Ethics & Compliance

    Henry Hu
    VP, Colgate-Asia Pacific

    Nina Huffman
    VP, Global Legal

    Traci Hughes-Velez
    VP, Colgate-Europe

    John J. Huston*
    SVP, Chief of Staff

    Henning Jakobsen
    VP & GM, Colgate-Nordic

    N. Jay Jayaraman
    VP, Global Technology

    Elyse Kane
    VP, Colgate-North America

    Eugene Kelly
    VP, Global Diversity & Inclusion

    Iain Kielty
    VP, Colgate-Asia Pacific

    Charalabos Klados
    VP, Global Legal

    Raj Kohli
    VP, Global R&D

    Kostas Kontopanos
    President, Hill's Pet Nutrition, North America

    John Kooyman
    VP, Colgate-North America

    Wojciech Krol
    VP & GM, Colgate-Central Europe East

    Andrea Lagioia
    VP & GM, Colgate-Brazil

    Stephen Lau
    VP & GM, Colgate-Greater China

    Al Lee*
    Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer

    Adriana Leite
    VP & GM, Colgate-Southern Cone

    Stephane Lionnet
    VP, Colgate-North America

    Javier Llinas
    VP, Global Information Technology

    Diane Loiselle
    VP, Hill's Pet Nutrition

    Moira Loten
    VP, Global Oral Care

    Gregory Malcolm
    VP, Corporate Audit

    Daniel B. Marsili*
    Chief Human Resources Officer

    Pablo Mascolo
    VP, Colgate-Latin America

    Sally Massey
    VP, Global Human Resources

    Lisa Mather
    VP, Global Legal

    Paul McGarry
    VP, Global Information Technology

    Lori Michelin
    VP, Global Sustainability & Environmental, Health & Safety

    Thomas Mintel
    VP, Global Toothbrush Division

     

    Pascal Montilus
    VP, Colgate-North America

    Anne-Marie Motte
    VP & GM, Colgate-North America

    Francisco Munoz
    VP & GM, Colgate-Venezuela

    Josue M. Munoz
    VP, Global Supply Chain

    Vinod Nambiar*
    President, Colgate-Asia Pacific

    Eddie Niem
    VP & GM, Hawley & Hazel

    Jesper Nordengaard
    VP, Hill's Pet Nutrition

    Godfrey Nthunzi
    VP, Colgate-Africa/Eurasia

    Edward Oblon
    VP, Hill's Pet Nutrition

    Elaine Paik*
    VP & Corporate Treasurer

    Nancy Pak
    VP & GM, Tom's of Maine

    Prabha Parameswaran*
    President, Colgate-Europe

    Terrell Partee
    VP, Global R&D

    Chris E. Pedersen
    VP & GM, Colgate-South Pacific

    Hector Pedraza
    VP & GM, Colgate-Andina

    Brent Peterson
    VP, Global Human Resources

    Robert C. Pierce
    VP, Global R&D

    Spencer Pingel
    VP, Global Analytics

    Massimo Poli
    VP, Colgate-Latin America

    Warren Pruitt
    VP, Global Supply Chain

    Ricardo Ramos
    President, Colgate-Mexico

    Christopher Rector
    VP & GM, Global Toothbrush

    Riccardo Ricci
    VP, Colgate-Europe

    Lauren Richardson
    Chief Procurement Officer

    Michele Ross
    VP, Colgate-Africa/Eurasia

    Paolo Rossetto
    VP, Colgate-Europe

    Debashish Roy
    VP, Colgate-Africa/Eurasia

    Maria Emanuel Ryan
    VP & Chief Dental Officer

    Bernal Saborio
    VP & GM, Colgate-Caribbean

    Arvind Sachdev
    VP & GM, Colgate-Philippines

    Ivan Sandoval
    VP, Global Legal

    David Scharf
    VP, Hill's Pet Nutrition

    Dany Schmidt
    VP & GM, Colgate-Central Europe West

    Sara Scrittore
    VP, Hill's Pet Nutrition

    Julio Semanate
    VP, Colgate-Latin America

    Alain Semeneri
    VP & GM, Hill's Pet Nutrition-Greater Europe & Russia

    Jose Fernando Serrano
    VP, Colgate-Latin America

    Andrew Shepard
    VP & GM, Colgate-Western Europe

    Philip Shotts
    VP, Global Finance

    Vangelis Spyridakos
    VP, Colgate-Europe

    Neil Stout
    VP, Global Toothbrush

    Lynne Tapper
    VP, Global Human Resources

    Orlando Tenorio
    VP & GM, Colgate-South Africa

    Richard Thorogood
    VP, Global Insights

    Linda Topping
    VP, Global Supply Chain

    Ann Tracy
    VP, Colgate-Europe

    Panagiotis Tsourapas*
    President, Colgate-Latin America

    Bill Van de Graaf
    VP & GM, Colgate-North America

    Patricia Verduin*
    Chief Technology Officer

    Lucie Claire Vincent
    VP & GM, Global Home Care

    Cliff Wilkins
    VP, Global Legal

    Alan Wolpert
    VP & GM, Colgate-North America

    Ruben Young
    VP & GM, Colgate-Greater Indo-China

    Juan Pablo Zamorano*
    President, Colgate-North America

    Alberico Zenzola
    VP, Global Supply Chain