Len Sauers

Len Sauers

VP, Global Sustainability
Procter & Gamble
Len is Vice President for Global Sustainability at P&G. Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, he leads the company's overall sustainability efforts. He works closely with P&G's executive leadership to develop and then ensure the company delivers its short and long-term sustainability goals. Len is a 23-year veteran of P&G with broad-reaching experience in human safety, regulatory affairs, and environmental science. In addition to his Global Sustainability leadership role, Len also leads the Human and Environmental Safety, Regulatory Affairs, and Corporate Biotechnology organizations worldwide. These groups are responsible for conducting human and environmental risk assessments for new products and ingredients, ensuring regulatory compliance, and conducting upstream basic research.

With a doctorate in Toxicology, Len maintains ties with academia through teaching arrangements in Ohio and West Virginia. He is co-author of Toxicology of the Immune System - A Human Approach and has written numerous journal articles, textbook chapters, and scientific abstracts. He is a Diplomate, American Board of Toxicology, and holds degrees from University of Delaware, University of San Francisco, and West Virginia University. Prior to joining P&G, Len served in the US Army as part of the Medical Research and Development Command. He was stationed at the Letterman Army Institute of Research in San Francisco.

Len lives in Cincinnati with his wife and two children. He serves on the boards of the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens and the regional blood bank.