Maria Henry is senior vice president and chief financial officer
for Kimberly-Clark Corporation. She has direct responsibility for
finance, information technology and global business services. She
is focused on building shareholder value through executing
Kimberly-Clark's Global Business Plan.
Ms. Henry has a 27-year track record of strong business and
financial results. Before joining Kimberly-Clark in 2015, she was
executive vice president and chief financial officer for The
Hillshire Brands Company.
Prior to the formation of Hillshire Brands, Ms. Henry was chief
financial officer of Sara Lee Corporation's North American Retail
and Foodservice business. Prior to this role, she spent five years
as the executive vice president and chief financial officer of
Culligan International, where she was responsible for finance,
strategy, business development and IT.
Before joining Culligan, Ms. Henry was the chief financial
officer for Vastera, a publicly-traded global trade management
company. Prior to Vastera, she held several senior management
positions in finance and corporate development at two Clayton,
Dubilier, and Rice portfolio companies: Acterna Corporation, a
telecommunications testing equipment company, and U.S. Office
Products, an office products distribution company. She also held
various finance leadership roles with Wang Global including vice
president of investor relations. Ms. Henry began her career at
Ms. Henry holds a bachelor's degree in finance from the
University of Maryland. In addition to her role at Kimberly-Clark,
Ms. Henry serves on the board of directors of General Mills.
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