Reckitt CFO cleans up

Reckitt Benckiser chief financial officer, Colin Day, walked off with £1.7m last year, the annual report and accounts for the household cleaning group reveal today.

Day’s remuneration was up from £1.35m earned the previous year, an increase of 30%.

But only £350,000 of the total was salary, the CFO having earned a massive £1.1 million in performance-related bonuses.

The maker of Vanish announced a 17% increase in pre-tax profits in February of this year.

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