Russ Torres, Group President, Newell Brands is currently responsible for several Divisions at Newell comprising ~$4B in revenue. Previously, Russ served as Division CEO of both the CCS and Baby Divisions. In addition, Russ has played key roles in operations, supply chain, and strategic planning at Newell over his tenure.
Prior to joining Newell Rubbermaid, Russ was a partner at Bain & Company, one of the world’s top management consulting firms. In his capacity as a Bain Partner, Russ was a leader in Bain’s consumer products practice and he led multiple operational transformations for large Consumer Products companies.
He was also an executive at Mondelēz International, a $36 billion global snacks company where he played a leadership role in the Transformation of the North America regional business.
Russ holds a Master of Business Administration degree with distinction from the Kellogg School of Management, where he majored in Finance. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Physics, magna cum laude, from Dartmouth College.