Procter and Gamble (P&G) has appointed Vivek Gupta to the position of Managing Director and Vice President for Australia and New Zealand.
Mr Gupta was previously the Sales Director and began in his new role on the 1st of April.
He took over the role from Antoine Brun who will be returning to Europe to lead P&G’s South-East Europe business unit.
Mr Gupta said he is passionate about the company’s strong foundations of innovation and category leadership.
“We aim to be the innovation leaders of our industry, and feel it’s our responsibility to market the most superior products that improve consumers’ lives and to work with our retailer partners to create total category growth,” Mr Gupta said.
“At P&G we have a team of highly dedicated, expert leaders with a strong momentum of results. I am honoured to be leading this team and look forward to contributing to even greater future success.”
Mr Gupta has established vast experience across various retail channels, product categories and in both developed and developing markets.