SCA has appointed Georg Schmundt-Thomas as its president of its Global Hygiene Category.
He will have global responsibility for SCA’s customer and consumer brands and innovation in the hygiene area.
He will take up his position on 1 August 2016 and will report to president and chief executive Magnus Groth.
Schmundt-Thomas has extensive experience from working in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods industry.
He has worked for Procter & Gamble since 1992 where he held a number of senior positions in a variety of markets, categories and strategic functions, most recently as Duracell chief marketing officer and previously vice president and general manager Baby Care Latin America.