People: Amgen Inc (AMGN.O)
11 Mar 2014
Mr. Robert A. Eckert is Independent Director of Amgen Inc., since December 13, 2012. Mr. Eckert was first identified to the Governance and Nominating Committee as a potential director candidate by Kevin W. Sharer. Mr. Eckert was the Chief Executive Officer of Mattel, Inc., having held this position from 2000 through December 2011. He was President and Chief Executive Officer of Kraft Foods, Inc. from 1997 to 2000, Group Vice President from 1995 to 1997, President of the Oscar Mayer Foods Division from 1993 to 1995 and held various other senior executive and other positions from 1977 to 1992. Mr. Eckert was Chairman of the Board of Mattel, Inc., a toy design, manufacture and marketing company, from 2000 through December 31, 2012. He has been a director of McDonald’s Corporation, a company which franchises and operates McDonald’s restaurants in the global restaurant industry, since 2003, serving as the Chair of the Compensation Committee and a member of the Executive and Governance Committees. Mr. Eckert also has served as a director of Levi Strauss & Co., a privately-held jeans and casual wear manufacturer, since 2010. Mr. Eckert is on the Dean’s Advisory Board of the Kellogg Graduate School of Management and serves on the Eller College National Board of Advisors at the University of Arizona.
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