Clorox EVP - CFO Steve Robb to Retire; Kevin Jacobsen Named SVP - CFO

Clorox Names Kevin Jacobsen New CFO

Effective April 1, 2018, Kevin Jacobsen will succeed Robb and has been appointed senior vice president – chief financial officer and a member of the company's executive management committee, reporting to CEO Dorer. Jacobsen, who joined Clorox in 1995, has served as Clorox's vice president – Financial Planning & Analysis since November 2011. During his tenure at Clorox, he has held senior leadership roles in Finance across the company. In all of these assignments, Jacobsen has focused on developing and implementing business strategies that drive increased shareholder value. As CFO, Jacobsen will oversee all aspects of Clorox's financial activities.

"Kevin brings strong leadership, insight and a deep understanding of Clorox's financial model," Robb said. "He is the company's finance lead on our Business Operations Leadership Team and has helped to drive the financial success we've achieved. I couldn't be more pleased to be passing the baton to Kevin." Read the full article here.