December 2019

Unilever to make executive changes

Unilever is making changes to the Unilever Leadership Executive (ULE). Amanda Sourry, President of Unilever North America, is retiring after more than 30 years with the company. Fabian Garcia will succeed Sourry as President of Unilever North America on January 1. Garcia was the former President & CEO of Revlon from 2016–2018. He has also served with Colgate Palmolive and Procter & Gamble and is currently a member of Kimberly Clark Corp.’s Board of Directors.

Conny Braams, Executive VP of Unilever Middle Europe, will be appointed to the new role of Chief Digital & Marketing Officer on January 1. Braams joined Unilever in 1990 and has held a wide variety of marketing leadership and general management roles across several key European and Asian markets. She previously served as Executive VP of Benelux and Home Care Europe at Unilever.