Chris Fallon has joined Fortune Brands Global Plumbing Group (GPG) as the new Chief Information Officer (CIO). 

Fallon brings more than 20 years of experience to his new role at GPG. He previously served as a Senior Vice President of Technology for Starbucks Coffee Co., where he led digital innovation strategy and instituted new processes and methodologies in the organization.

As the new CIO, Fallon's focus will be on driving company growth and competitive advantage through digital transformation and capitalizing on innovative technology.

"His proven track record with emerging technology and innovations, coupled with his 'people first' mindset, make him an exemplary leader. We are thrilled to have him join our organization," said Cheri Phyfer, GPG President.

Fallon received his undergraduate degree from Kent State University and continued his education with a certificate in supply chain management from DePaul University and MBA in finance and technology from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management in Chicago.