General Manager, Canada
Valerie Malone is the general manager for LIXIL Canada, Inc. She is responsible for driving LIXIL’s overall business strategy by providing leadership and direction on all aspects of business operations while spearheading the Company’s strategy and growth within the trade, retail, and e-commerce channels. In this role, she achieved a milestone for the company, becoming LIXIL’s first-ever female president and general manager globally.
She joined LIXIL Canada, Inc. as the vice president of marketing, demonstrating her leadership expertise in the creation and implementation of a strong, function-oriented marketing structure. In this role, she oversaw brand, product, and channel marketing efforts.
Malone’s career has been characterized by experiences in different verticals and industries including consumer packaged goods, appliances, and technology within a host of high-profile organizations including PepsiCo Canada, Whirlpool Corporation, and LG Electronics.
Malone holds a B.B.A. with a double concentration in finance and economics from the University of New Brunswick.