Michael B.  Polk net worth and biography

Michael Polk Biography and Net Worth

Director of Colgate-Palmolive

Advisory Director to Berkshire Partners LLC, Chief Executive Officer of Implus

Prior to joining Berkshire Partners and Implus in February 2020, Mr. Polk served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Newell Brands and its predecessor, Newell Rubbermaid, from 2011 to 2019. Prior to Newell, Mr. Polk held a series of executive positions at Unilever from 2003 to 2011, including President, Global Foods, Home and Personal Care. He previously spent 16 years at Kraft Foods.

Independent Director - Elected director in 2014.

What is Michael B. Polk's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Michael B. Polk is at least $1.99 million as of February 11th, 2021. Polk owns 23,090 shares of Colgate-Palmolive stock worth more than $1,990,820 as of February 26th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Polk may own. Learn More about Michael B. Polk's net worth.

How do I contact Michael B. Polk?

The corporate mailing address for Polk and other Colgate-Palmolive executives is 300 PARK AVE, NEW YORK NY, 10022. Colgate-Palmolive can also be reached via phone at (212) 310-2000 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Michael B. Polk's contact information.

Has Michael B. Polk been buying or selling shares of Colgate-Palmolive?

Michael B. Polk has not been actively trading shares of Colgate-Palmolive during the past quarter. Most recently, Michael B. Polk sold 4,835 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Thursday, February 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $79.25, for a transaction totalling $383,173.75. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 23,090 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,829,882.50. Learn More on Michael B. Polk's trading history.

Who are Colgate-Palmolive's active insiders?

Colgate-Palmolive's insider roster includes John Bilbrey (Director), John Cahill (Director), Ian Cook (Chairman), Jennifer Daniels (Insider), C Harris (Director), John Huston (SVP), Henning Jakobsen (CFO), John Kooyman (Insider), Gregory Malcolm (VP), Sally Massey (Insider), Lorrie Norrington (Director), Prabha Parameswaran (Insider), Michael Polk (Director), Stephen Sadove (Director), Philip Shotts (VP), Panagiotis Tsourapas (Insider), Patricia Verduin (CTO), and Noel Wallace (CEO). Learn More on Colgate-Palmolive's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Colgate-Palmolive?

During the last year, insiders at the sold shares 23 times. They sold a total of 553,749 shares worth more than $44,646,999.02. The most recent insider tranaction occured on February, 20th when insider Jennifer Daniels sold 3,538 shares worth more than $299,562.46. Insiders at Colgate-Palmolive own 0.3% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Colgate-Palmolive.

Information on this page was last updated on 2/20/2024.

Michael B. Polk Insider Trading History at Colgate-Palmolive

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/11/2021Sell4,835$79.25$383,173.7523,090View SEC Filing Icon  
5/13/2020Sell3,115$68.08$212,069.2020,622View SEC Filing Icon  
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Michael B. Polk Buying and Selling Activity at Colgate-Palmolive

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Colgate-Palmolive Company Overview

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Colgate-Palmolive Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells consumer products worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Oral, Personal and Home Care; and Pet Nutrition. The Oral, Personal and Home Care segment offers toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouthwash, bar and liquid hand soaps, shower gels, shampoos, conditioners, deodorants and antiperspirants, skin health products, dishwashing detergents, fabric conditioners, household cleaners, and other related items. This segment markets and sells its products under various brands, which include Colgate, Darlie, elmex, hello, meridol, Sorriso, Tom's of Maine, Irish Spring, Palmolive, Protex, Sanex, Softsoap, Lady Speed Stick, Speed Stick, EltaMD, Filorga, PCA SKIN, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Murphy, Suavitel, Soupline, and Cuddly to a range of traditional and eCommerce retailers, wholesalers, and distributors. It also includes pharmaceutical products for dentists and other oral health professionals. The Pet Nutrition segment offers pet nutrition products for everyday nutritional needs under the Hill's Science Diet brand; and a range of therapeutic products to manage disease conditions in dogs and cats under the Hill's Prescription Diet brand. This segment markets and sells its products through pet supply retailers, veterinarians, and eCommerce retailers. Colgate-Palmolive Company was founded in 1806 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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