Lizanne Gottung

November 14, 2008

Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Biography

Liz Gottung is senior vice president and chief human resources officer at Kimberly-Clark Corp., a $17 billion global health and hygiene company with 56,000 employees worldwide. She leads the development and implementation of all human capital strategies for the corporation and advises the CEO, his deputies, and the board on human resource issues, ranging from compensation and benefits, to employee and leadership development, diversity and internal communications. She first joined Kimberly-Clark in 1981 in a labor relations role, eventually moving into line operations management, including plant management, before returning to HR.