Maria Henry


Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Kimberly-Clark Corporation

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 General Electric.

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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