Kimberly-Clark Adds Starbucks Executive to Board

September 21, 2020

Kimberly-Clark Corp., parent company of Kimberly-Clark Professional,  has appointed John W. Culver to the company’s board of directors.

Culver currently serves as group president of international, channel development, and global coffee, tea, and cocoa for Starbucks Corp. Culver serves on multiple boards across Starbucks’ international markets. He also has been added to Kimberly-Clark’s audit committee.

“I am excited to add John and his perspective to our board of directors,” said Mike Hsu, Kimberly-Clark CEO. “His global leadership experience at Starbucks, including leading the growth of the Starbucks brand in China, will contribute to our board conversations as we execute our strategy to accelerate growth in developing and emerging markets and elevate our core categories.”

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