Ecolab Chairman Recognized for Sustainability LeadershipOctober 13, 2021
CEF’s annual award recognizes business leaders for exemplifying the connection between sustainability, innovation, and long-term business success in the international marketplace. Under Baker’s leadership as CEO from 2004-2021, Ecolab more than tripled its net sales, while increasing its focus on sustainability, water management, and carbon reduction.
“Doug has always been a visionary leader, putting sustainability at the heart of his company’s growth strategy,” said P.J. Simmons., CEF chair and co-founder. “He truly exemplifies the principles C.K. Prahalad espoused and offers an inspiring example of how to lead a company during these tumultuous times.”
With annual sales of US$12 billion and more than 44,000 associates, Ecolab Inc. specializes in cleaning, sanitizing, food safety, and infection prevention products and services in more than 170 countries. For more information, visit www.ecolab.com.