Mumbai: Godrej Consumer Products (GCPL) Nisaba Godrej will take over the additional role of MD and CEO from Vivek Gambhir (51) who resigned for personal reasons. This is the first time since the formation of GCPL that the post of MD and CEO will be held by a member of the promoter family.
Nisaba (42) who is currently the Executive Chairperson the company will take over the additional responsibility with effect from July 1st 2020. She was appointed as Chairperson by the board three years back after group patriarch and Nisaba’s father, Adi Godrej assumed the role of Chairman Emeritus. Nisaba in a statement said that she would like to thank the board for reposing their confidence in her. Humanity is going through difficult times right now and GCPL.
Is committed to doing whatever is necessary to serve its stake holders and community. She also said in a statement that she look forward to working closely with their talented team to drive the company ahead with clarity, hardwork, kindness and a strong sense of purpose, to emerge stronger on other side.