As Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Keith was responsible for the Marketing, Communications and Sustainable Business. He held the role since 2010 until his recent retirement.
Leading the creation of the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan, Keith pioneered new ways of integrating sustainability into the business as a key driver of growth. His responsibilities aligned with Unilever’s vision to grow the business while reducing its environmental footprint and increasing its positive social impact.
Recent recognition includes Forbes ‘World’s Most Influential CMO’ in 2017 and 2018, ‘Global Marketer of the Year’ by the World Federation of Advertisers and The Drum’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2018.
Keith is the President of the Advertising Association, Chairman of Business in the Community International and a Business in the Community Board Trustee, President of the History of Advertising Trust, an Effie Board Director and Trustee of Grange Park Opera.