- THE MAGAZINE
Cincinnati -- The Procter & Gamble Co.’s board of directors has elected Paul Polman, previously president-global fabric care, to be president-Western Europe. He succeeds Antonio Belloni, who is leaving the company to pursue a new career opportunity. Polman's appointment is effective May 1, 2001.
The board also elected Charles E. Pierce, currently vice president-global and North America commercial products group, to be president-global family care, effective May 1, 2001. He is succeeding Gary T. Martin whose retirement was announced earlier this year.