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Leena Nair

Leena Nair is the first female, first Asian, youngest ever CHRO of Unilever. She’s also a member of the Unilever Leadership Executive (ULE).

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Chief Human Resources Officer

My purpose: to ignite the human spark for a better business and a better world

Leena Nair, Chief Human Resources Officer

CHRO, Unilever

History

  • 2016: Appointed Chief Human Resources Officer and member of the Unilever Leadership Executive
  • 2013: SVP HR Leadership and Organisational Development and Global Head of Diversity
  • 2007: Executive Director HR of Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL, formerly known as Hindustan Lever)
  • 2006: General Manager HR of Hindustan Lever IND
  • 2004: General Manager HR of Home and Personal Care India
  • 2003: HR manager of Home and Personal Care India
  • 2000: HR manager of Hindustan Lever IND
  • 1997: Management Development Planning Manager of Hindustan Lever
  • 1996: Employee Relations Manager of Hindustan Lever
  • 1993: Factory Personnel Manager of Lipton (India) Ltd
  • 1992: Joined Unilever as management trainee of Hindustan Lever