Alex Blanco is the Executive Vice President and Chief Supply Chain Officer for Ecolab Inc. In this position, Blanco oversees the company’s global supply chain operations, including Ecolab’s more than 120 manufacturing plants, multiple distribution centers, and other supply chain facilities around the world. Previously, Alex worked for Procter & Gamble Co. for 30 years including several international assignments. Mr. Blanco has a bachelors degree in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Princeton University. He also serves on the Board of Directors of Patterson Companies Inc. and the board of the YMCA of the Twin Cities in MN.