We’ve set ambitious goals. Climate action to hit net zero, reducing plastic, regenerating agriculture, raising living standards in our value chain. Through our Compass commitments we’re taking action to improve people’s health, protect the planet and build a fairer, inclusive world.
After 38 years at Unilever, Alan Jope will be retiring at the end of June. His career has taken him from marketing trainee in 1985 to the company’s top job, which he has held for almost five years. It’s also given him the opportunity to live and work in many parts of the world – including China, Thailand and the US.
In this interview, he looks back on his time with Unilever, reflecting on some of the standout successes and main challenges, and why he believes the company is well positioned for its next phase of growth.
Our full-year 2022 results, which show strong top-line growth in challenging macroeconomic conditions, reflect how we’re continuing to realise the benefits of the strategic choices we’ve made in the Unilever Compass.
The brands, categories and innovations behind our strong sales growth for the 2022 financial year.