Shirley, P&G Vice Chairman, to Retire
May 4, 2011,
CINCINNATI-Edward Shirley, vice chairman of Procter & Gamble's beauty and grooming segment, will retire from the company on Jan. 1, 2012.
Among the products in this segment are the Braun line of electric shavers and the Oral-B group of dental-care products. Until the first of the year, Shirley will serve as vice chairman on special assignment, reporting to Robert McDonald, P&G's chairman, president and CEO. He will focus on the transition of the beauty and grooming business.