|March 27, 2019||0|
Newell Brands has announced its current CEO, Michael Polk, will retire at the end of the second quarter.
Polk is the company’s President and Chief Executive Officer, where he has been in post since 2011. He is also a member of the Newell Brands Board of Directors where he has
The Board has commenced a search process to identify the Company’s next
Patrick Campbell, non-executive independent Chairman of the Board, said:
“On behalf of the Board, I want to thank Mike for his leadership and contributions to Newell Brands.
“Mike has played a significant role in developing and executing a strategy to position Newell Brands. We are also confident that the company is taking the right steps to execute its transformation
“We appreciate Mike’s continued support to facilitate an orderly transition in the coming months as the Board conducts a comprehensive search for the company’s next Chief Executive Officer.”