P&G, once known as the preeminent household products supply chain company, is under attack. On February 15, 2017 Trian Partners, led by Nelson Peltz, purchased over a $3 billion stake in P&G qualifying him for a seat on the board. In prior years Trian Fund Management LP drove shareholder activism at PepsiCo and DuPont. The investment in P&G is their largest shareholder investment to date.
P&G Under Attack: Shareholder Activism