Chanel appoints Unilever executive Leena Nair as CEO

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In accordance with the studies, Ms. Nair, in her new place with the French luxurious group Chanel, shall be primarily based in London.

Leena Nair, the primary feminine and youngest-ever Chief Human Assets Officer of Anglo-Dutch FMCG main Unilever has stepped down to hitch French luxurious group Chanel as its World Chief Govt.

She was a member of the Unilever Management Govt (ULE), which is answerable for delivering Unilever’s enterprise and monetary efficiency.

“Leena Nair, CHRO, has determined to go away the corporate in January 2022 to pursue a brand new profession alternative as World Chief Govt Officer, Chanel Ltd,” Unilever mentioned in a press release whereas saying change to its Management Govt.

In accordance with the studies, Ms. Nair, in her new place with the French luxurious group Chanel, shall be primarily based in London.

“I wish to thank Leena for her excellent contribution over the past three many years. Leena has been a pioneer all through her profession at Unilever, however no extra so than in her position as CHRO, the place she has been a driving power on our fairness, range and inclusion agenda, on the transformation of our management growth, and on our preparedness for the way forward for work,” Unilever CEO Alan Jope mentioned.

She has performed a vital position in constructing our purpose-led, future-fit organisation, which is now the employer of selection in over 50 nations globally, he added.

Ms. Nair, an alumnus of XLRI Jamshedpur, had joined HUL, Unilever’s Indian subsidiary in 1992 and labored for 30 years.

Ms. Nair took to twitter to precise her gratitude and recall her lengthy affiliation with the corporate.