Troy Warfield has been appointed as Kimberly-Clark's country (general) manager for UK & Ireland.

Warfield joins Kimberly-Clark from Unilever, where he has worked for 18 years in senior roles, most recently as global customer development director. He replaces John Bebbington, who is retiring after more than 30 years at Kimberly-Clark.

Warfield said: "Kimberly-Clark has a unique heritage and an impressive portfolio. I feel I've joined a company on the threshold of change."