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Lafley Returns To P&G Helm As McDonald’s Tenure Ends After Four Years

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

Procter & Gamble turns to its former leader, who was replaced by Bob McDonald in 2009, after facing investor and analyst pressure to shake up management. Lafley’s return as CEO “provides us with new hope,” one market analyst says.

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