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Mattel appoints Margaret H. Georgiadis as CEO

Staff Writer |
El Segundo, Ca., USA - January 18, 2017, El Segundo, Ca., USA - Mattel, a toy manufacturing company, announced that Margaret H. Georgiadis has been named as chief executive officer from February 8, 2017.

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As President, Americas at Google from 2011-2017, Ms. Georgiadis led the company's commercial operations and advertising sales in the U.S., Canada, and Latin America.

Her prior roles at Google include leading Global Sales Operations and expanding local and commerce businesses.

Ms. Georgiadis has served as Chief Operating Officer of Groupon, Inc., and Executive Vice President of Card Products and Chief Marketing Officer of Discover Financial Services.

She was a partner at McKinsey & Company for 15 years in London and Chicago.

Ms. Georgiadis currently serves on the Boards of Directors of McDonald's Corporation and Amyris, Inc.

Previously she served on the Board of The Jones Group Inc.


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