Ex SuperValu and Pepsi execs join Clorox board
Former SuperValu CEO Jeff Noddle and former Pepsi Bottling Group, Mexico, chairman Rogelio Rebolledo are the newest members of the Clorox board of directors.
Noddle, 66, served as executive chairman at SuperValu until he retired in 2010 and from 2002 through 2009 he was the company’s chairman and CEO. Rebolledo, 68, retired from Pepsi’s Mexican bottling operation as chairman in 2007.
"Jeff Noddle and Rogelio Rebolledo bring tremendous experience to our board," said lead director of the Clorox board, Bob Matschullat. "Having led the nation’s third-largest grocery retailer and leading food distributor, Jeff brings tremendous operational, supply chain and strategic leadership experience to the Clorox board. His deep knowledge of the consumer packaged goods industry and our company's business will be tremendous assets to the board. And Rogelio brings a wealth of experience and knowledge of multinational operations and international expansion, particularly in Latin America. His experience in large-company leadership, marketing, branding and international business will be invaluable to Clorox and help us with our businesses in Latin America and with the U.S. Hispanic consumer."
In addition to his years at SuperValu, Noddle is a former chairman of the board of directors of The Food Marketing Institute and he currently serves as a director at Donaldson Company, Inc., and at Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
Rebolledo began his career in the CPG industry at Procter & Gamble but spent 30 years at PepsiCo Inc., before retiring in 2007. He began his career with PepsiCo at Sabritas, the salty snack food unit of Frito-Lay International in Mexico. He went on to serve as president and CEO of Frito-Lay International and president and CEO of Pepsi’s bottling operation in Mexico. Rebolledo currently serves as a director of Kellogg Company.
Noddle and Rebolledo both received degrees from the University of Iowa.
Clorox is a $5.5 billion company known for its namesake household cleaning products as well as brands such as Pine-Sol, Fresh Step cat litter, Glad, Kingsford, Hidden Valley, KC Masterpiece, Brita and Burt’s Bees.