Kris Licht is President, Health and Reckitt’s Global Chief Customer Officer. Kris’ responsibilities include the global operations of our Health business, which has well-loved consumer healthcare brands Nurofen, Strepsils, Gaviscon, Mucinex, Durex, Clearasil, Dettol, Biofreeze and Veet within its portfolio, as well as management of our top customer partnerships and sales capabilities.
Prior to his current role, Kris was the Chief Transformation Officer at Reckitt, working with our CEO and Board to define and implement our new corporate strategy, Rejuvenating Sustainable Growth. He also launched our Transformation roadmap, to build new capabilities to accelerate our marketplace growth and operational resiliency and our productivity program.
Kris joined Reckitt from PepsiCo where he held a variety of senior operational and strategic leadership positions. His last role in PepsiCo was Division President for Pepsi Beverages North America.
Prior to PepsiCo, Kris was a Partner at McKinsey & Co with a focus on the consumer, health and retail practices. Based in New York and Texas, he served consumer and health clients around the world on commercial and strategic topics.
Kris sits on the boards of the Global Self-Care Federation and the Consumer Brands Association. He is based in the USA.