A British-owned Indian final goods company, Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) has announced the changes in its leadership to its Management Committee.
The company has announced the following changes:
Shiva Krishnamurthy will join the HUL Management Committee as Executive Director, Foods and Refreshments. Shiva, currently Vice President, Foods and Beverages, in South Asia, joined the company in 2000 and a career spanning more than two decades, has built strong expertise in marketing. Shiva has successfully led Lifebuoy and Lux in Skin Cleansing in India, Radiant (Rin) innovation for Homecare in Southeast Asia, and has been leading South Asia’s Tea business since 2015.
Srinandan Sundaram, currently Executive Director, Foods and Refreshment will take over as the Executive Director, Homecare, HUL. Srinandan, in his current role as Executive Director, Foods and Refreshment, HUL has successfully led the business, with Tea having sustained its leadership in the category and competitive growth in the Health Foods Drink business, which has been fully integrated into HUL during his tenure.
Deepak Subramanian, Executive Director, Homecare HUL, will be moving on to a new role overseas. The changes will be effective April 1st, 2024. Deepak, in his current role as Executive Director of Homecare, HUL has led the business to deliver strong results on the topline and bottom line in both Fabric Care and Home & Hygiene categories delivering robust volume growth and premiumization.
Rohit Jawa, CEO and Managing Director, HUL, said, “Shiva is an astute marketeer with strong business acumen and is known to craft great brands. I am glad to welcome him to the HUL Leadership team and truly believe that his rich experience in Foods and Beverages will be of immense help to the business.”
“Srinandan, has been a part of the HUL Leadership for over seven years and has a strong track record in General Management, Customer Development and Marketing. I am sure he will take the Homecare business to new heights”, Rohit Jawa added.