Kimberly-Clark Elects 2 to Board of Directors


Kimberly-Clark Corp., parent company of Kimberly-Clark Professional, announced it has elected Deirdre Mahlan and Jaime Ramirez to its board of directors. Both Mahlan and Ramirez will serve on the company’s Audit Committee.

Mahlan brings extensive experience in senior finance and general management roles, most recently from her nearly 20-year career at Diageo plc where she rose to president of Diageo North America in 2015 after serving as the company’s chief financial officer from 2010.

Ramirez currently serves as Executive Vice President and President, Global Tools and Storage for Stanley Black & Decker. Over his 30-year career with the company he has held various roles of global responsibility.

“Adding Deirdre and Jaime to our board will bring valuable perspective as we execute our long-term growth strategy,” said Mike Hsu, Chairman and CEO of Kimberly-Clark. “Deirdre has deep finance and CPG experience, having led the North American unit for one of the world’s largest beverage companies and Jaime brings valuable international perspective from his leadership roles overseeing growth in emerging markets. Both leaders will provide unique contributions to our board conversations.”

About Kimberly-Clark Professional
Kimberly-Clark Professional offers an array of hand hygiene and contamination-control products. Located in Roswell, Georgia, Kimberly-Clark Professional is one of Kimberly-Clark Corp.’s four business sectors. For more information, visit www.kcprofessional.com.