Mr. Ian M. Cook has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Colgate-Palmolive Co. since July 1, 2007 and since July 2005 Respectively. Mr. Cook is responsible for all Colgate's businesses, except Latin America and Hill's. He is also responsible for Colgate's most competitive businesses in North America and Europe, Asia, Central Europe and Africa. He served as an Executive Vice President of Colgate-Palmolive Co. from October 2002 to September 30, 2005 and its
The Colgate-Palmolive Company is an American multinational consumer products company focused on the production, distribution and provision of household, health care and personal products, such as soaps, detergents, and oral hygiene products (including toothpaste and toothbrushes). Under its "Hill's" brand, it is also a manufacturer of veterinary products. The company's corporate offices are on Park Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.