Alumnae Achievement Awards
Lois Juliber ’71
Vice Chairman of Colgate-Palmolive
President, Colgate North America
Chief Technology Officer
President of the Far East/Canada
Vice President, General Foods
Board of Directors of DuPont Corporation
Trustee of Wellesley College
Lois Juliber ’71 is Vice Chairman of Colgate-Palmolive. Ms. Juliber,
in addition to having
operating responsibility for the vitally important Latin
America Division, is responsible for Global Business
Development, Research and Development, Manufacturing
Technology and the Global Product Supply Chain, Information
Technology, Corporate Development, Strategic Planning
and Corporate Communications.
Ms. Juliber joined Colgate in 1988,
as President of the Company’s Far East/Canada Division. Under her
leadership, Colgate’s business is Asia and the
Indian subcontinent grew rapidly. During this time, she
also supervised Colgate’s entry into China, as
well as joint ventures in other newly emerging countries.
In 1992, Ms. Juliber was promoted to
Chief Technology Officer of the Corporation. In that
position she was
responsible for directing the Company’s worldwide
research and development, manufacturing, information
technology, and initiatives in environmental affairs,
consumer affairs and health and safety.
In 1994, Ms. Juliber was promoted to
President, Colgate North America, responsible for Colgate
the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. There she led a resurgence
of Colgate North America, developed a series of successful
new products, and dramatically increased profit growth.
In 1997, Ms. Juliber was promoted to Executive Vice President
and Chief of Operations, Developed Markets, responsible
for all of Colgate’s operations in Europe and North
America. In 2000 she was named Chief Operating Officer,
responsible for all of Colgate’s overseas operations.
In 2004 Ms. Juliber was named Vice Chairman.
Prior to joining Colgate, Ms Juliber was Vice President,
General Foods Corporation. In her 15 years with General
Foods, she gained extensive experience in new products
and new business development, and managed such well-known
brands as Kool Aid and Post Cereals.
Ms. Juliber earned her Bachelor’s
degree from Wellesley College and her MBA from Harvard
Ms. Juliber is a member of the Board of Directors of
DuPont Corporation and Goldman Sachs, a Trustee of Wellesley
College and a Director of the Harvard Business School
Club of New York and Girls, Inc.
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