Vice President, Public Affairs
Troy Benavidez is the vice president, public affairs, for LIXIL Americas. As a member of the executive team, he works to cohesively represent and protect the Company’s interests in public matters to support near and long-term objectives. Benavidez leads corporate and brand communications, social responsibility, government relations, as well as serving as the company spokesperson. He represents the Company in matters with the industry trade, not-for-profit groups, and academic organizations, to drive corporate objectives, while building relationships and reputation.
Benavidez has a wealth of experience in corporate public affairs and communication strategy development. In his career, he served in various corporate and global public affairs roles for the pharmaceutical industry at Pfizer and AstraZeneca. Previously, he held a variety of positions within state and federal government with staff roles in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S Senate.
Benavidez holds an MBA from Drexel University and a B.S. in political science and economics from Colorado College.