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Mr Sanjiv Mehta

Mr Sanjiv Mehta (57) is the Chairman & Managing Director of Hindustan Unilever Limited. He also leads Unilever’s South Asia business as the Executive Vice President.

Sanjiv Mehta

Chairman & Managing Director

Sanjiv Mehta has been appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director of HUL w.e.f. 30th June, 2018. He has been leading Unilever’s business in India and South Asia since October 2013 as CEO and Managing Director, HUL and Executive Vice President, Unilever, South Asia.

Sanjiv has been with Unilever for over 26 years and during the last 16 years has led businesses in different parts of the world. He has been Chairman and Managing Director of Unilever Bangladesh Limited (2002-06), Chairman and CEO of Unilever Philippines Inc. (2007-08) and Chairman of Unilever - North Africa & Middle East (2008 – September 2013).

Sanjiv is a Director on the Board of Indian School of Business, a member of the Breach Candy Hospital Trust, member of the India Advisory Boards of Harvard Business School and Xynteo’s ‘India 2022’ coalition. He also chairs FICCI’s FMCG Committee and CII’s National Committee on MNCs.

Sanjiv is a Chartered Accountant from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has also completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.

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