Businesswoman and Managing Director of Britannia Industries Limited
Vinita Bali is the Managing Director of Britannia Industries, India’s premier public listed Food Company. This role followed 16 years of overseas assignments with multinationals like The Coca-Cola Company and Cadbury Schweppes PLC.
Her mantra is clarity in direction and strategy; operational excellence and a culture of innovation, to create value through a diverse portfolio of products and platforms for consumers.
In 2009, she spearheaded Britannia Nutrition Foundation to address malnutrition in India and it was recognized at the Clinton Global Initiative meeting in New York. In 2012, Vinita was selected to the Advisory Board of the “Scaling Up Nutrition” (SUN) initiative of the United Nations.
Vinita is a Non-Executive Director on global Boards of Syngenta International AG, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) and the Advisory Board of Cornell University’s Department of Nutritional Science in addition to several prominent Indian companies.