Aniruddha Kusurkar

Aniruddha (Ani) joined FrieslandCampina in January 2017 as the Head of Corporate Strategy, responsible for Corporate Strategy, Digital agenda and leading Fast Forward (biggest transformation program since the merger). Since January 2018, Ani joined the Management Team of the new Business Group Consumer Dairy and leads the Commercial function for Consumer Dairy business globally. He is responsible for Commercial planning, Innovation development, Customer development & execution capabilities, Business development of new/ digital ventures, Digital, Media and Insights.Prior to this, Ani has 12 years of commercial experience in Unilever during which he has held several Sales and Marketing leadership positions across Asia and Europe. He also has 6 years of Management Consulting experience in Booz & Company (Corporate commercial transformation, PE and M&A) and 2 years in Petrochemicals Plant Operations at Shell.Ani is 46 years old and married with 2 children. He is a Chemical Engineer from UDCT, Mumbai and has a Master’s degree in Business Administration from IIM Bangalore.