Leadership and governance


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At General Mills, our Chairman CEO has ultimate accountability for sustainability, which is included in his annual performance objectives and impacts his compensation. He convenes the Sustainability Governance Committee three times each year to review and approve strategies, programs and key investments.

Oversight of the company's sustainability work is provided by the General Mills Board of Director's Public Responsibility Committee, which regularly reviews the company's sustainability objectives and performance.

Jerry Lynch (CSO) Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) Jerry Lynch

The company's Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) stewards the company's sustainaibility work, reporting to the Executive Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer, and working closely with the Vice President of Sourcing and other key business leaders to develop, coordinate and execute programs to achieve companywide targets.

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2017 general mills global responsibility report

2018 Global Responsibility Report (Interactive)

2018 Global Responsibility Report (PDF)

2018 Global Responsibility Summary (PDF)

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