Tata Consumer Products (TCP), the consumer products company uniting the principal food and beverage interests of the Tata Group under one umbrella,has announced the appointment of Deepika Bhan as the Company’s new President - Packaged Foods, India, effective April 27, 2021.
On this appointment, Sunil D'Souza, MD & CEO, Tata Consumer Products, said “We are delighted to welcome Deepika on board to lead our Foods portfolio. We aspire to build this business through agility, innovation and strengthening our brands, and Deepika will lead us in this exciting growth phase."
Deepika has had varied stints in Sales, Customer Marketing, Media, Brand and Category/ P&L roles in her career during which she has led large teams across brands and portfolios. She will be taking over from Richa Arora, who took the decision to quit the company.
On her appointment, Deepika Bhan said “It’s a privilege to join the energised and dynamic team at Tata Consumer Products. I’m looking forward to being part of this journey as we build the Foods business on the base of the strong leadership position and iconic brands that the Company has created. I'm particularly happy to be a part of the Tata Group- an organization which is purpose led and built on strong values.”
Deepika has also worked with PepsiCo and Tata Motors in leadership capacity and uptill now, has strengthened the position of Tata Salt and successfully led the many innovations in the Sampann portfolio. It is this vast experience that TCP will be banking on with her appointment.