Ann Schwister
Biography
Ann SchwisterRetired VP, Global Oral Care Finance & AccountingProcter & Gamble

Ann M. Schwister retired as vice president, global oral care finance and accounting for Procter & Gamble, she held that role since 2009. Prior to that, she was the general manager, Greater China MDO F&A based in Guangzhou, China. Prior to that, she held a wide variety of financial roles across P&G’s operations since starting with the company in 1989, including manufacturing plants; treasury and sales including a stint as plant finance manager in Cayey, Puerto Rico; and global skin care finance director. Ann is especially proud to have been part of the team that made Olay the company’s 13th billion-dollar brand.

Ann is responsible for all of Procter and Gamble’s recruiting at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Ann earned her BBA in finance with specializations in international business and French from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1989. During her time as a student, she met her husband, Juan Carlos Santamarina. They have one son.