Sanjiv Mehta

Chairman and Managing Director, Hindustan Unilever

Sanjiv Mehta

Sanjiv Mehta is the Chairman and Managing Director of Hindustan Unilever, India’s largest FMCG company. Sanjiv heads Unilever’s business in South Asia (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka & Nepal), which has a turnover of around Euro 6.5 billion. Sanjiv is also a member of the ‘Unilever Leadership Executive’ which is Unilever’s Global Executive Board. Sanjiv has been with Unilever for 28 years and he has led the company’s businesses in different parts of the world for the last 19 years.

Sanjiv completed his Bachelors in Commerce (India), Chartered Accountancy (India) and has also completed his Advanced Management Program (Harvard Business School).

He is also a Director on the Board of Indian School of Business, President of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry, member of the Breach Candy Hospital Trust and South Asia Advisory Board of Harvard Business School. He chairs Xynteo’s ‘Vikaasa’, a coalition of top Indian and MNC companies and Co-chairs the Advisory Network to the High-Level Panel for a ‘Sustainable Ocean Economy.’