Corporate governance biography

Charles V. Bergh
Director since 2015;
Lead Independent Director since 2017

Charles V. Bergh has served as Lead Independent Director of the Board since March 2017. Mr. Bergh has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Levi Strauss & Co., a clothing company, since September 2011. Previously, Mr. Bergh served as Group President of Special Assignment at The Procter & Gamble Co., a consumer goods company, from 2009 to September 2011. From 2009 to September 2011, Mr. Bergh served as Group President, Global Male Grooming, for Procter & Gamble, which he joined in 1983. In 28 years at Procter and Gamble, Mr. Bergh served in a variety of executive roles, including managing business in multiple regions worldwide. Mr. Bergh previously served as a director of VF Corporation, a clothing company.