CavinKare appoints Nellaiappan Thiruambalam as its new CEO

CHENNAI: Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) firm CavinKare has appointed Nellaiappan Thiruambalam as its new Director andCEO for its Personal Care and Foods division. 

Prior taking up new role, Thiruambalam was serving as Chairman and Managing Director, Heinz India, with more than three decade of experience in consumer goods segment, CavinKare said in a statement here today. 

"We are very happy that Thiruambalam has joined us at our Mumbai office. We greatly value the 
FMCG experience and his leadership skills. We are now optimally constituted to drive our growth strategy," CavinKare Chairman and Managing Director C K Ranganathan said. 

Thiruambalam would also be heading the CavinKare's International Business and Strategic Alliances, it said. 

A former alumni of 
Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata, Thiruambalam also graduated in Mechanical engineering (Honours) from Regional Engineering College, Tiruchirapalli, the release added.