Polet serves on the Compensation and Leadership Development, Finance, Nominating and Corporate Governance, and Product Innovation and Regulatory Affairs Committees.
Before joining PMI’s Board, Polet had worked at Unilever Group for 26 years in various senior roles including President of Unilever's worldwide ice cream and frozen foods unit, Chairman of Unilever Malaysia, and Executive Vice President of Unilever’s European Home and Personal Care division.
Polet is also a non-executive Director of spirits firm William Grant & Sons.
- Philip Morris International, Board of Directors, undated, accessed November 2018
- Bloomberg, Robert Bram Polet, undated, accessed November 2018
- Tobacco Reporter, Robert Polet joins PMI board, 14 September 2011, accessed October 2011
- BBC News, William Grant appoints former Gucci boss Robert Polet, 9 August 2011, accessed October 2018