Ben Bold
Apr 22, 2019

Unilever boss hints that outgoing Keith Weed will be directly replaced

FMCG giant's CEO was talking during Q1 results call.

Outgoing Unilever CMO Keith Weed

Unilever chief executive Alan Jope has hinted that speculation that outgoing chief marketing and communications officer Keith Weed would not be directly replaced is off the mark.

Although Jope would not explicitly comment on industry speculation around management changes, he told Campaign It's very hard to imagine that a marketing-led company like Unilever is not going to have a marketing voice at the executive table. Weed is due to retire from Unilever next month....

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