K-C names Ehab Abou-Oaf President of its Professional division

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (K-C) has announced that Ehab Abou-Oaf – currently Managing Director of the company’s Middle East and Africa business – will become President of its Professional division.

Effective 1 January 2022, Abou-Oaf will be responsible for the company’s business-to-business operations globally and report to Mike Hsu, Chairman and Chief Executive.

Hsu said: “Since joining K-C, Ehab has strengthened our business in the Middle East and Africa, establishing new routes to market and grown our market share across multiple categories in developing markets including Nigeria and South Africa.

“Further, he has established an exceptional team in the region, and I’m confident that he’ll bring the same proven track record of leadership to our K-C Professional business.”