Sandeep Kaul Divisional Chief Executive

Sandeep Kaul Divisional Chief Executive

Sandeep Kaul took over as Divisional Chief Executive, India Tobacco Division on April 1, 2016. Prior to this he was the Chief Executive of the Personal Care Products SBU. A Mechanical Engineer from BIT, Ranchi and MBA from IIM Ahmedabad, Kaul joined ITC in the Marketing function of the Tobacco Division in 1990. Between 1990 and 1999, Kaul handled a variety of assignments in both Sales as well as Brand Management. He has been Branch Manager at ITC's Delhi and Bengaluru branches. Between 1999 and 2001, he headed the Market Research group.

Kaul became associated with ITC's new FMCG initiatives in 2001. He thereafter focused on the development of the Personal Care business and took over as its Chief Executive in 2007.

Ravi Rayavaram SBU Chief Executive

Ravi Rayavaram SBU Chief Executive

Ravi Rayavaram took over as Chief Executive of the Matches & Agarbatti SBU on October 4, 2018. Prior to this, he was the Chief Operating Officer of the business since July 2018.

Having started his career with Grindwell Norton LTD in 1995, Rayavaram later worked with 3M India in the "Industrial Markets Group" from 1997 to 2002. Rayavaram joined ITC in 2003 as Brand Manager. Over the last 15 years, Rayavaram has worked across multiple businesses in ITC like Cigarettes, Lifestyle Retailing and Personal Care apart from Trade Marketing and Distribution. He is a Mechanical Engineer and did his Post Graduate in Management from the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad.

Sandeep Sule Divisional Chief Executive

Sandeep Sule Divisional Chief Executive

Sandeep Sule is Chief Executive, Trade Marketing & Distribution (TM&D) of ITC FMCG. He assumed this role in October 2017. Before his elevation as Chief Executive, he was Chief Operating Officer of the function since October 2016. In a career spanning over 25 years with ITC, he has handled various responsibilities in both sales and marketing functions, including that of District Manager, North & West. Sule has been the Executive Vice President - Sales Operations and Development, TM&D.

 

Anil Chadha Chief Operating Officer

Anil Chadha was appointed the Chief Operating Officer of ITC's Hotels business on December 14, 2019. Prior to that, he had been Vice President, Operations since April, 2019. An alumni of the Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration (WGSHA), Chadha joined ITC in 1992.

Apart from a brief hiatus of one and a half years, Chadha has spent his entire career with ITC Hotels, heading key properties in New Delhi, Agra, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Chennai.

He has been named General Manager of the Year by Business World Hotelier and Hotelier of the year by Food Food Awards 2018.

 

R Senguttuvan SBU Chief Executive

R Senguttuvan SBU Chief Executive

R Senguttuvan is the Chief Executive of the Packaging & Printing Business.

A Mechanical Engineer with a PGDM from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, he joined the Procurement function of the Packaging & Printing Division in 1991 as Assistant Manager and was the Works Manager of Tiruvottiyur Plant and Vice President of the Packaging & Printing Business before becoming the Chief Executive.

He is a member of the Governing Body of Indian Institute of Packaging and also serves on the Management Committees of Indian Flexibles & Carton Manufacturers' Association, International Packaging Group (Association of Folding Box Manufacturers worldwide) and International Flexible Packaging Network (Association of Flexibles Packaging Manufacturers worldwide).

He is also the Chairman of CII Committee on Infrastructure as well as a member of the CII Tamil Nadu State council, besides being an industry representative of the National Advisory Committee of National Centre for Large Area Flexible Electronics (NCFlexE) at Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.

 

Rajnikant Rai Divisional Chief Executive

Rajnikant Rai Divisional Chief Executive

Rajnikant Rai is the Divisional Chief Executive of ITC Agri Business since June 2020. Prior to this, he was the Chief Operating Officer of the business from March 2020. In his long stint in the Company, Rai has held various leadership roles in agribusiness including that of Executive Vice President, Operations. He was the national head of the path breaking e-Choupal project. Rai is a graduate in Economics and holds a PG Diploma in International Business Management. He worked in a Government organization in Madhya Pradesh and then with Britannia before joining ITC in 1990. He is Executive Committee Member on several industry bodies and commodity exchanges.

 

H N Ramaprasad SBU-Chief Executive, Agri Business -Tobacco SBU