Timothy H. PennerChair, Board of Directors. Retired President and CEO, Proctor & Gamble
Tim Penner recently retired from his position as president and CEO of Proctor & Gamble Inc. after 33 years of service.
From 1993 to 1996, he was vice-president of Proctor & Gamble‘s health and beauty care business in the United Kingdom. From 1996 to 1999, Penner was vice-president of Proctor & Gamble’s North American tissue/towel business, which was based in the United States. He returned to Canada in 1999 as President of Proctor & Gamble Inc.
Throughout his career, Penner has served on various community, educational and professional committees. He currently serves as director of The Conference Board of Canada and of Intact Financial Corporation, and is a board member of the Youth Challenge Fund and YMCA of Greater Toronto. He was chair of the United Way of Greater Toronto 2007 campaign, and served as honorary chair for Career Bridge, an internship program that links professional-level immigrants with Canadian employers.
He is a member of the International Advisory Council, Schulich School of Business (York University) and of the Task Force on Competitiveness, Productivity and Economic Progress at the Institute on Competitiveness and Prosperity.