Kimberly-Clark has appointed Sandra MacQuillan, former Mars Petcare supply chain vice president, to the newly created position of senior vice president, global supply chain.
With her appointment, MacQuillan will have global responsibilities for procurement, transport, continuous improvement, sustainability, and quality, safety and regulatory operations. Labour relations and workforce issues across product supply will also be coordinated at a global level.
Kimberly-Clark chairman and CEO, Thomas Falk, said: “Sandra brings a wealth of global experience to this new position on our senior team. I’m confident that she will help us improve the value we can deliver from a truly world class supply chain operation.”
At Mars, MacQuillan served for more than 20 years in a number of supply chain assignments. She has extensive experience in procurement, technology and engineering, and has lived and worked in Russia, Europe and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Most recently, she was responsible for manufacturing, engineering and logistics for the Global Petcare business, a $15 billion business for Mars.