Edgewell Personal Care streamlines leadership and organizational structure

Edgewell Personal Care Company has made organizational changes to streamline its management structure to support business growth, the maker of Schick razors and Banana Boat sunscreen announced Sept. 15.

With the expected departure of Nick Powell, President International, responsibilities for Edgewell’s international business will be split between Rod Little, President and CEO, and Dan Sullivan, who will add the role of President Europe and Latin America to his duties as financial director.

As part of the leadership changes, Little will lead the Japan and Greater China markets, and Sullivan will lead the Europe, Latin America, Oceania and distributor markets as well as the strategy group. international brands, starting October 1, 2022.

Edgewell was ranked No. 26 in Happi’s 2022 Top 50 report.

“The transformation plan we launched nearly two years ago is successfully underway, enabled by our focused execution against our key strategic priorities, including structurally simplifying our operating model and driving new growth. “sustainable growth. These organizational changes further flatten Edgewell’s leadership structure, supporting greater agility and faster time to market. I believe this will strengthen our position as a leader in men’s and women’s shaving on key markets like Japan and will provide the foundation for sustainable growth across our international businesses,” Little said in a statement.

Powell had worked for the company for 18 years.

“During this period, he has been a true ambassador of our culture, our raison d’être and our values. I am grateful for the role he has played in organically growing our international business and strengthening our market positions during his long tenure with the company and wish him well in his future endeavours. “Little said.

These changes will not impact Edgewell’s business in North America. Eric O’Toole, President of North America, will continue to lead the North American business unit structure and take on increased responsibilities as the company integrates the Billie independent razor brand into its operations.