Heidi G. Petz


President and Chief Executive Officer
The Sherwin-Williams Company

Heidi G. Petz is President and Chief Executive Officer of The Sherwin-Williams Company, a $23.05 billion global leader in the paint and coatings industry. She has served as Chief Executive Officer since January 2024 and President since March 2022.


Ms. Petz joined Sherwin-Williams with the acquisition of The Valspar Corporation in 2017. Since joining the Company, she has held positions of increasing responsibility including President of the Consumer Brands Group, President of The Americas Group and, most recently, President and Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Sherwin-Williams and Valspar, Ms. Petz held various leadership roles with Newell Rubbermaid, Target Corporation and PricewaterhouseCoopers.


Ms. Petz is a director of Ulta Beauty, Inc. and serves on the Board of Directors of the University Hospitals Health System. She is also a member of the Policy Advisory Board of the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.


Ms. Petz holds a bachelor’s degree in Business and Leadership from the University of Richmond, and a master’s of Business Administration from Loyola University Maryland.