General Manager, North America Marketing, Procter & Gamble
Inspirador / The Motivator
For personifying the hard work and sacrifice made by Latino families in pursuit of a college education
Edgar Sandoval started his marketing career at Procter & Gamble’s North America Fabric Enhancer Business. In his rise through the ranks at P&G, to his current level as General Manager of North America Marketing, Mr. Sandoval has achieved unprecedented results and recognition for his contribution to building franchise equity and business growth.
He has worked to build world-class brands such as Bounce, Cascade, Mr. Clean, Tide, Gain, Dawn, Ace and Ariel, and has been honored with the Goldstein Award, Procter & Gamble’s most respected marketing honor. In all of these areas, he has played a leading role in inspiring the organization to consider what it is like to walk in the shoes of consumers from diverse backgrounds. He has been an ongoing force in advancing diversity and inclusion and has had a profound impact on business culture at Procter & Gamble.
Mr. Sandoval holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business. He is a strong advocate for moms and families, a member of the ANA Board of Directors and the ANA Alliance for Family Entertainment.
But even with all of his professional achievements, Mr. Sandoval strongly holds the belief that his biggest success is his relationship with his family; his wife, Leiza Marie and children, Edgar Andrés, Andrea, Natalia and Cristina.
Mr. Sandoval was a Hispanic Scholarship Fund scholarship recipient in 1980.