Kimberly-Clark Announces Executive Appointment

                Kimberly-Clark Announces Executive Appointment

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Nov. 15, 2012

DALLAS, Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB)
today announced Nancy Loewe, 45, currently vice president and treasurer, has
been named Chief Strategy Officer and Treasurer, reporting to Chairman and CEO
Tom Falk.


Loewe joined K-C in 2011 from Frito-Lay North America where she served as
Chief Financial Officer. She has more than 20 years of experience in global
financial roles of increasing responsibility with companies like GE and
PepsiCo. Over her career, she has worked in several industries including
healthcare, plastics, and consumer packaged goods, and hasfocused on
developing global talent across Europe, Asia, and North America.

"Nancy is an outstanding addition to our senior leadership team and will reach
across boundaries for new ideas to improve our business," said Chairman and
CEO Thomas J. Falk. "Nancy brings a global perspective to the chief strategy
role having lived and worked in Japan, China, and The Netherlands. Her strong
finance, general management and strategy experience makes her the ideal
candidate to assist our businesses in developing new strategic priorities as
we expand around the world."

About Kimberly-Clark

Kimberly-Clark and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of
life for people in more than 175 countries. Every day, nearly a quarter of
the world's population trust K-C's brands and the solutions they provide to
enhance their health, hygiene and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex,
Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds the No. 1 or
No. 2 share position in more than 80 countries. To keep up with the latest K-C
news and to learn more about the company's 140-year history of innovation,

SOURCE Kimberly-Clark Corporation

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