Peter Klein is the founder of PK Associates, where he provides “of counsel, advisory” consultative services to CEOs and senior executives. From March, 2001 through September, 2005, Mr. Klein was Senior Vice President and Corporate Officer of The Gillette Company, responsible for Strategy, Planning, Business Development and Global Marketing Resources; reporting to the Chairman/CEO. He left Gillette after change-in-control following the sale of Gillette to Procter & Gamble, which he actively participated in.
From January, 1998 through December, 2000 he was Executive Vice President and Corporate Officer of Strategy at Nabisco Holdings Corp. Mr. Klein joined Nabisco from The Cambridge Group, where he was a Partner & Managing Director for 7 years in the east coast office, which he opened in 1991. Prior to joining The Cambridge Group, he was a senior partner at Marketing Corporation of America for 10 years where he led the Consumer Products management consulting practice.
Before consulting, he worked in line sales, marketing and business development at Sterling Drug, The Gillette Company, Johnson & Johnson and Richardson-Merell.
Mr. Klein is a co-author of the book, “Think To Win; Unleashing the Power of Strategic Thinking” published by McGraw-Hill in June of 2015.
Mr. Klein holds a BS in Marketing and Finance from Syracuse University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He holds two U.S. patents.