Edgewell Personal Care Appoints Chief Legal Officer – Nonwovens Industry Magazine
“I’m very excited to have LaTanya join our global leadership team,” says Little. “She brings a proven track record and a highly relevant background to the role which will allow her to have an immediate and positive impact. Additionally, LaTanya is an experienced team builder, a strong leader and her personal values and beliefs are closely aligned. aligned with what we’re building here at Edgewell, and I’m confident it will not only enhance our culture, but quickly establish itself as an invaluable partner to our business leaders around the world.
“I am honored to join the Edgewell team. I was drawn to the company’s impressive brand portfolio, people-centric culture and strong sense of purpose,” said Langley. “I will use my extensive experience leading high-performing global teams to help continue Edgewell’s path of transformation and growth. I look forward to all that we will accomplish together.”
Langley joins Edgewell from BIC Corp., where she served as vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary. In this role, she led a team responsible for legal strategy and execution, in addition to global transactions, including complex litigation management, human resources/employee relations, crisis management, business transactions, compliance and corporate governance. Previously, she held positions of increasing responsibility within BIC’s legal function, both in the United States and internationally. Prior to joining BIC, Langley held several legal positions at Diageo PLC, a global leader in alcoholic beverages. She began her legal career in private practice as a partner at Paul Hastings LLP, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP and Shipman & Goodwin LLP, specializing in corporate law and corporate finance and restructuring.
Langley received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and her Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, from Trinity College, where she serves on the Board of Trustees. She received her Juris Doctor from the University of Connecticut School of Law, where she is an adjunct professor.