Procter & Gamble

The abrupt departure of of Bob McDonald from Procter & Gamble has raised questions about corporate planning at the consumer products giant. Photo: Reuters

Procter & Gamble board’s oversight questioned as boss departs

The sudden exit of Procter & Gamble’s Bob McDonald as chief executive and the return of former chief executive AG Lafley in his place has raised questions about the vigilance of one of America’s highest-profile corporate boards.