DEERFIELD, Ill.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE: FBHS), an industry-leading home and security products company, announced that effective today, Tracey Belcourt has joined the Company as the senior vice president of global growth and development.
“I’m excited to welcome Tracey to our team in a key role to continue to accelerate our global growth strategy and enhance our ability to complete value-creating mergers and acquisitions.”
Belcourt brings more than 17 years of experience in global strategy, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and business development. She comes to Fortune Brands from Mondelez International, Inc. where she spent four years as the executive vice president of strategy focused on development and execution of the company’s global growth strategies. Prior to that she spent 13 years consulting at Bain & Company where she had an opportunity to work with global clients in the industrial products, airline and consumer products categories with a focus on strategic performance and growth. She began her career in academia at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada, then at the University of Bonn in Germany. Belcourt holds both a Ph.D. and M.A. in economics from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario and a B.S. in economics and mathematics from the University of Alberta.
“Tracey is a collaborative, results-oriented leader who is motivated by purpose and the ability to have a real impact on the business. She will be a great fit for our culture and we have confidence in her leadership abilities and overall approach to business,” said Chris Klein, chief executive officer, Fortune Brands. “I’m excited to welcome Tracey to our team in a key role to continue to accelerate our global growth strategy and enhance our ability to complete value-creating mergers and acquisitions.”
Belcourt will partner with the executive team to identify, assess and execute opportunities to grow the business around the world in current segments, adjacencies, new segments and new geographies. She will also lead strategic planning and insights.
About Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc.
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE: FBHS), headquartered in Deerfield, Ill., creates products and services that fulfill the dreams of homeowners and help people feel more secure. The Company’s four operating segments are Cabinets, Plumbing, Doors and Security. Its trusted brands include more than a dozen core brands under MasterBrand Cabinets; Moen, ROHL and Riobel under the Global Plumbing Group (GPG); Therma-Tru entry door systems; and Master Lock and SentrySafe security products under The Master Lock Company. Fortune Brands holds market leadership positions in all of its segments. Fortune Brands is part of the S&P 500 Index. For more information, please visit www.FBHS.com.