Breakingviews – Peltz board seat bolsters Unilever’s M&A brand
Nelson Peltz has bulldozed his way onto the Unilever board, after his Trian Fund Management scooped up a 1.5% stake in the embattled consumer-goods company. Turning round the Dove soap maker will take time. Peltz’s new role brings more immediate benefits to Chief Executive Alan Jope.

Breakingviews – Peltz board seat bolsters Unilever’s M&A brand

Nelson Peltz has bulldozed his way onto the Unilever board, after his Trian Fund Management scooped up a 1.5% stake in the embattled consumer-goods company. Turning round the Dove soap maker will take time. Peltz’s new role brings more immediate benefits to Chief Executive Alan Jope.