Hindustan Unilever appoints Kedar Lele as executive director
Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) has announced the appointment of Kedar Lele as executive director of customer development with effect from July 1, 2021. Lele is currently the chairman and managing director of Unilever Bangladesh.
Lele will take over from Srinandan Sundaram, who was recently elevated to the role of executive director for the foods and refreshment vertical.
Commenting on the appointment, Sanjiv Mehta chairman and managing director HUL, in a statement said: “I am delighted to welcome Kedar to the HUL management committee. Under his leadership, the Bangladesh business made great all-round progress – be it in customer development coverage expansion, the transformation of our supply chain or setting up sustainable models for market development. I would especially like to laud Kedar’s efforts towards developing talent and improving diversity in the Bangladesh business. I am certain that Kedar will take the HUL customer development function to the next level of performance.”
Lele had joined HUL in 2004 and over the last 17 years demonstrated a strong performance track record across customer development, marketing, and general management. Before his Bangladesh stint, Kedar was responsible for leading the e-commerce and modern trade business for HUL.
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