- Head-Finance & Taxation
- Head-Dairy Business
- General Manager-Replenishment
HARISH R NAVARATHNA
- Head-Corporate IT
- General Manager-Commercial
R K AGARWAL
- General Manager-Projects
- National Sales Director
VIVEK P RAIZADA
- Head-Legal & Company Secretary
Vinita Bali was appointed Managing Director on 31st May 2006. Vinita joined as Chief Executive Officer of the Company in January 2005. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Economics from LSR at the University of Delhi and her MBA at the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies at Bombay University. She pursued postgraduate studies in Business and Economics at Michigan State University on a scholarship from The Rotary Foundation, and was selected to work as a Graduate Intern at the United Nations headquarters in New York.
She started her career with Voltas Ltd.-a Tata Group company focusing on consumer products, where she launched Rasna soft-drink concentrate. In 1980, Vinita joined Cadbury India, where she had a successful career in roles of increasing responsibility, not just in India, but also in the UK, Nigeria and South Africa. Vinita also served on the Boards of Cadbury Nigeria and Cadbury South Africa.
The Coca-Cola Company chose her as its worldwide Marketing Director in 1994 where she was responsible for the worldwide strategy for Coke, and was one of the key players in doubling its historical growth rate. In 1997 she took over as Vice President of Marketing for Latin America, and in 1999 relocated to Chile as President of the Andean Division with sales in excess of USD 1 Billion. In 2001, she was made a corporate officer of The Coca-Cola Company and appointed Vice President of Corporate Strategy reporting to the Chairman.
After an eventful nine-year association with Coke, Vinita joined her mentor at Coke, Sergio Zyman at the Zyman Group in July 2003 as a Managing Principal and Head of the Business Strategy practice in the company's Atlanta office. As a member of the company's Board of Managers, Vinita shared responsibility for developing and managing Zyman Group's consulting business.
Varun Berry was appointed the Executive Director of Britannia Industries Limited on 11th November 2013. Varun joined Britannia in January 2013 and was designated as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer with effect from 1st February 2013. He will have directly reporting into him functions of Marketing, Sales and Product Development for Bread, Cake and Rusk.
Varun joined us from Pepsico. Varun comes with over 27 years of work experience with premier companies like Hindustan Unilever and Pepsico, both in India and overseas and a successful track record of leading start ups, turnarounds, joint ventures and growth businesses.
His most recent assignment was as CEO of Pepsico Foods for South Asia. Prior to that Varun was the CEO of the International Dairy and Juice business based in the Middle-East, CEO of Beverages and Foods in the Philippines, COO Pepsico, Vietnam and several sales operating roles in India. Before joining Pepsico in India in 1993, Varun worked with Jumbo Electronics in the UAE and Hindustan Unilever in marketing and sales roles in India.
VINAY SINGH KUSHWAHA
Vinay Singh Kushwaha joined Britannia in August, 2010 and was appointed Vice President - Supply Chain effective 1st August.
In his current role, Vinay is responsible for manufacturing, projects and technology, planning & replenishment. Since 1st Feb, 2011 he has assumed the additional responsibility of Quality Assurance.
He completed a B. Tech degree in mechanical engineering from IIT Delhi and joined Hindustan Lever in 1986 as a management trainee. In his career of 22 years with Hindustan Lever, he did a variety of technical and supply chain roles and in different businesses and rose rapidly to the position of a Vice President.. He worked in the North African business of Unilever as a Supply Chain Director for 3 years and as a Regional Vice president for Skin care category for Asia. He was part of the Unilever's Singapore based Supply Chain Leadership team for Asia.
Vinay joins us from Dabur India where he was Executive Director-Operations responsible for India and global operations of the Company.
Vinod Menon took over as Chief Financial Officer effective 1st February 2013. He will have Finance, Legal, Secretarial and Procurement reporting to him.
Vinod was designated the Vice President-Office of Strategy Deployment & New Business Development in April 2012, before which he was the Head-Dairy Business.
He started his career with Hotel Leela Venture in the Treasury function, before joining their auditors Picardo and Associates as a Partner.
He joined Britannia in 1993 and over the last 19 years has handled several roles in Finance, Commercial and Accounts, both in the Corporate Office and region. He was also the Process Owner of the Finance function in Company-wide SAP implementation task and has led work in both Internal Audit, and in Mergers and Acquisitions.
Pascal Ville joined Britannia as VP - R&D and Quality, in September 2013. He is an Engineer in Food Technology and has a Bachelors degree with specialization in Agriculture.
Pascal has 26 years of experience in leading R&D and Quality functions and as a Plant Director with various international companies in manufacturing of food products; mainly biscuits, breakfast cereals, confectionery, jams and compotes.
He earlier worked as R&D Manager with Panier Tanguy and also in Dailycer Group.
Joined in August 2010 as the CEO for SFIC based in Dubai. Started heading the entire International business for Britannia as CEO with effective from December 2011.
Engineer in Mechanical Engineering from Walcand College of Engineering in 1989 post which worked for Tata Motors for 3 years. Did MBA from IIM Ahmedabad in 1994. Worked with Marico and Heinz India in India in sales, marketing roles till 2003.
Having P&L responsibility for last 10 years based in Dubai for businesses of Marico, Samsonite and SFIC. Before joining Britannia was with Samsonite as VP for ME & Africa business.