Anthony J. Palmer


President, Global Brands and Innovation
Kimberly-Clark Corporation

As president of Global Brands and Innovation for Kimberly-Clark, Tony Palmer leads Kimberly-Clark's global marketing, innovation, and category development strategies for the company's consumer brands.

As a veteran of the consumer products industry, Mr. Palmer joined Kimberly-Clark in 2006 as senior vice president and chief marketing officer, bringing extensive global marketing and general management experience. He has championed efforts to enhance the company's capabilities in general management, marketing and R&D.

Prior to joining Kimberly-Clark, he served in senior leadership roles at Kellogg Company, Coca-Cola Company and Mars Confectionery Australia.

Mr. Palmer earned a bachelor's degree from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia and an MBA from the International Management Institute in Geneva, Switzerland. He serves on the board of directors for The Hershey Company, the Australian American Association, The Ad Council and the global advisory head of Monash University.

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