Colgate-Palmolive Reveals Succession Plan

28 February 2006

   NEW YORK - The US household products manufacturer says president and chief operating officer Ian Cook is expected to assume the ceo's title in 2007.
   Current Colgate-Palmolive head Reuben Mark (67), who has been with the company for 43 years, will stay on as chairman for a "brief period" following the succession.