Effective Aug. 13 Patrick Lockwood-Taylor will take on the position of regional president, Consumer Health North America, for Bayer, and become a member of its Consumer Health Executive Committee, the company announced.
He succeeds Natalie Bartner and will be based in Whippany.
Lockwood-Taylor most recently served as CEO for The Oneida Group. Prior to that he was vice president of Personal Health Care North America and Global Digestive Wellness at Procter & Gamble.
“Patrick has a passion for innovation and an understanding of how to meet the needs of consumers and customers to accelerate growth,” Heiko Schipper, a member of Bayer’s Board of Management and president of Consumer Health, said in a release.
Lockwood-Taylor will report to Schipper.