Glen Morrison Named New CEO of Tarkett
Tarkett’s supervisory board has appointed Glen Morrison as the new Group CEO, succeeding Michel Giannuzzi, who has served as CEO since 2007. Morrison currently serves as president of Tarkett North America. He first joined Tarkett North America in May 2015, overseeing its rapid integration, which spurred the acceleration of the Group’s growth and profitability. Morrison also served as president of building and construction systems with Alcoa for five years.
“I am very pleased to have been asked by the Board of Directors to become Chief Executive Officer of Tarkett. I am excited about my new responsibilities and the opportunity to lead Tarkett into the next phase of its strategic development,” Morrison said. “I have great ambitions for our company to continue our winning strategy, and I will endeavor to promote innovation and development worldwide for the benefit of our clients, employees and shareholders.”
“On behalf of my family and the Board of Directors, I am delighted to welcome Glen Morrison as the next CEO of Tarkett. His proven leadership qualities and his excellent track record will ensure the continued success of Tarkett's entrepreneurial story,” said Didier Deconinck, chairman of Tarkett's supervisory board. “We know he will uphold our company's values and we are confident that his leadership will embark Tarkett on a new era of growth. I would like to thank Michel Giannuzzi for his considerable achievements over the last decade, in strengthening Tarkett's profitable growth, increasing its geographical presence and products’ portfolio as well as positioning Tarkett as a recognized innovative and sustainable leader.”