McDonald’s Global CMO Silvia Lagnado Steps Down With No Replacement In Sight

The company has created 2 new svp positions instead

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For now, McDonald’s will not be appointing a new global CMO. Getty Images

Silvia Lagnado, global CMO and evp of McDonald’s, will step down from her post in October. The company’s CEO, Steve Easterbrook, announced the impending departure in a memo to employees on Monday. McDonald’s confirmed previous reports of the departure to Adweek.

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