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Our leadership team
Paul Ruh
Our leadership team
Paul Ruh
Chief Financial Officer

Paul Ruh is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Kenvue. He has more than 30 years of deep experience building global consumer brands and leading diverse teams through times of intense change. In his role as CFO, Paul will help establish and oversee corporate financial planning and reporting, tax, audit, treasury, investor relations and global shared services.

In his previous role as CFO of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health, Paul Ruh helped to steer the Consumer Health business. Over the past five years, Paul, in partnership with the Consumer Health Leadership Team, executed transformational change, putting the business in a position of financial strength. At the helm of finance operations, Paul delivered significant Operating Margin improvement and produced the highest growth the business has seen in a decade, despite the challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic and an increasingly competitive consumer marketplace.

Paul has reshaped global consumer brands throughout his entire career, executing more than ten major acquisitions and strategic divestures in his career. He joined Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health from PepsiCo, where he served as the CFO of the multibillion-dollar Latin America business. During Paul’s tenure at PepsiCo, he held several roles in both the Foods and Beverages businesses, including CFO of Latin America, CFO of PBA (Gatorade and Tropicana US) and CFO of PepsiCo Foodservice. Paul’s career at PepsiCo began in his homeland of Mexico, in 2000, as Director of Strategy and Planning.

Prior to joining PepsiCo, Paul worked at McKinsey & Company in the Mexico City and Santiago de Chile offices as a member of the Corporate Finance Practice and as a manager at Procter & Gamble in Mexico City in Financial Analysis, Product Supply Finance and Treasury.

Paul holds a Master of Business Administration from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. He also was an exchange student at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich, Switzerland. He speaks five languages.

Paul and his wife, Marisol, have three children, Natalia, Paul and Andres.

Our leadership team

Our leadership reflects our consumers and brings to Kenvue a wealth of experience and diversity of perspectives.

Thibaut Mongon

Chief Executive Officer

Luani Alvarado

Chief People Officer

Russ Dyer

Chief Corporate Affairs Officer

Charmaine England

Chief Growth Officer

Carlton Lawson

Group President, Europe, Middle East and Africa & Latin America

Jan Meurer

Group President, North America

Matt Orlando

General Counsel

Rosana Padilla

President, Latin America

Paul Ruh

Chief Financial Officer

Meri Stevens

Chief Operations Officer

Bernardo Tavares

Chief Technology & Data Officer

Caroline Tillett, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer

Ellie Bing Xie

Group President, Asia Pacific

Natasha Zuyev

Chief Quality Officer