People: Newell Brands Inc (NWL)
22 Sep 2017
Mr. Michael B. Polk is the Chief Executive Officer and Director of the Company. Mr. Polk has been the Chief Executive Officer of the Company since April 2016 and served as President and Chief Executive Officer from July 2011 to April 2016. He joined the Company’s Board of Directors in November 2009. Prior to assuming his current role, Mr. Polk was President, Global Foods, Home & Personal Care, Unilever (a consumer packaged goods manufacturer and marketer) since 2010. He joined Unilever in 2003 as Chief Operating Officer, Unilever Foods USA and subsequently became President, Unilever USA in 2005. From 2007 to 2010, he served as President, Unilever Americas. Prior to joining Unilever, he spent 16 years at Kraft Foods Inc. and three years at The Procter & Gamble Company. At Kraft Foods, he was President, Kraft Foods Asia Pacific; President, Biscuits and Snacks Sector; and was a member of the Kraft Foods Management Committee. Mr. Polk also serves as a director of Colgate-Palmolive Company.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||4,139,620|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||16,552,700|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||992,187|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||21,684,500|