Douglas M. Baker Jr

Douglas M. Baker Jr
  • Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ecolab, USA

Degree in English, Holy Cross College, Massachusetts. Seven years in brand management, Procter & Gamble. Since 1989, with Ecolab: held key marketing and leadership positions in North America, Europe and globally; 2002, appointed President and Chief Operating Officer; since 2004, Chief Executive Officer; since 2006, Chairman; led $8 billion acquisition of Nalco in 2011 and $2 billion acquisition of Champion Technologies in 2013. Interests: skiing.