Prior to co-founding Nonantum, Neil was a Senior Advisor to Charlesbank from 2012 to 2017. He has over 40 years of experience in the consumer products industry and has been involved with over 50 different businesses and brands.
Neil served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of The Sun Products Corporation until May 20, 2011, a private $1.5 billion company he helped to found in 2008. He was President, CEO, and Chairman of Playtex Products from 2004 to 2007. He served as President, CEO, and Chairman of Remington Products from 1997 to 2003. From 1993 to 1996, Neil DeFeo was responsible for the U.S. business of The Clorox Company. He began his professional career at Procter & Gamble.
Over a 40+ year career, Neil has served on over 25 boards, both public and private, business and nonprofit.
Neil received a BS in Electrical Engineering from Manhattan College.