Head of Consumer Business Unit Northern & Central Europe
Stuart Shaw has been Consumer Business Unit Head since Jan 2018.
Stuart’s role is to lead the regional functions of the consumer business in defining the strategic direction for the business to support the targets of the brands and countries. For this, he leads the work of several teams within the business unit, including: Sales, Customer, Category & Chanel Development & Marketing teams.
Stuart has more than 20 years experience in the FMCG industry including over 8 years in the consumer healthcare market. After starting out on the shop floor as a graduate trainee in Tesco, he joined the Category Management function at Reckitt Benckiser (RB) Healthcare, then subsequently moved into the sales team and held various UK and group roles. Amongst those, he was Global Trade Marketing Director for RB’s Homecare portfolio. Before moving to Galderma, Stuart was Head of Retail, Health & Consumer goods for Northern Europe at Vodafone Global Enterprise.
Stuart joined Galderma in 2017 as Consumer Business Unit Head UK & Ireland.