The what? PZ Cussons has announced the appointment of Paul Grimwood and Kirsty Bashforth as Non-Executive Directors.
The details With extensive experience in brand building and brand optimization, Grimwood enjoyed a 19-year career with Nestle where he most recently held the position of Chairman and CEO.
Bashforth has held a long career with BP where she headed up the strategic co-ordination of its global B2B business, finishing her stint with the company as Global Head of Organisational Effectiveness. An experienced Remuneration Committee Chair, Bashforth has been put forward to take up the position at PZ Cussons following the retirement of Helen Owens in 2020.
The why? Experts in their respective fields, Bashforth and Grimwood have been bought in a period of growth for the company.
Caroline Silver, Chair of PZ Cussons, said, “I am delighted to announce Paul’s and Kirsty’s appointment. They bring a wealth of experience which will be tremendously helpful to the Board as we execute our new Focus, Scale, Accelerate strategy. We wish Tamara well and look forward to her return to active involvement.”