NEW YORK — The Carlyle Group has appointed former Procter & Gamble executive Susan Arnold as an operating executive in the firm’s Global Consumer & Retail group. Arnold begins her new role at the firm in September.
As an operating executive, Arnold will provide strategic guidance to Carlyle professionals throughout the investment process, from sourcing to acquisition to exit and advise portfolio company executives on management, operational, branding and growth strategies.
Arnold joined P&G in 1980 and retired in 2009. Prior to serving as president of P&G’s $50 billion Global Business Unit, she held various positions within the firm, including vice chairman of Global Beauty Care and Health, and president of Global Personal Beauty and Global Feminine Care. She currently serves on