Procter & Gamble appoints Nelson Peltz to board

Dec 15 (Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co said it appointed activist investor Nelson Peltz to its board following a certified recount of shareholder votes cast at its annual meeting in October.

Peltz's appointment is effective March 1 and the company also committed to re-nominate the investor as part of its board slate for next year's annual meeting, P&G said on Friday.

(Reporting by Siddharth Cavale in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)