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C. Peter McColough

Xerox Corporation

1971 - 1985

Fabricated Goods

Military ServiceBritish Navy
1970 b. 1922
male
EducationTwoDegree
UndergraduateDalhousie University
GraduateMBA, Harvard University
Personal
Born-Died1922 - 2006
BirthplaceCanada
RaceWhite
FatherPolitician
Era - 1970

Working at Xerox for over three decades, McColough was instrumental in leveraging the companyís unique technology and product line. His sales and marketing efforts helped to establish the company as a worldwide leader in office equipment. As CEO, he expanded the firmís product lines, negotiated trade agreements with China and other nations, and invested in research and development. He was also effective in streamlining the companyís operations during the recession of the seventies.