Industry professional with over 30 years’ global experience and leadership positions with Visa, Frito-Lay, Nestle, and P&G.
Rajeev comes with multilateral corporate experience of over three decades. He spent a large part of his career in classical marketing functions across P&G, Nestle and PepsiCo. Rajeev began his career in marketing with Nestle in India. Where, he spent more than a decade taking on responsibilities like sales, marketing and profit management. in Early nineties, he moved to PepsiCo for a couple of years, where he met and worked with Mr. Swarup. He was the head of Marketing at FritoLay and also held the position of Vice President, APAC. Rajeev then began his two decade long career with Visa in the late nineties, moving from Pepsi to take on the role of EPV of marketing for APAC. He has worked in various roles across the world for Visa, and retired in 2016 as the Regional Vice President, APAC. His marketing career is a testament to his deep industry and regional knowledge in APAC and Europe. He strives to be on the crux of things and everything technology. Currently, he takes up fascinating consulting projects in diverse sectors and adds value through this expertise and advice. He holds Board positions at numerous startups in spaces like Digital Healthcare, Fintech, VR/AR and MR/Data Analytics. He guides board-level strategies into go-to-market execution, with an emphasis on marketing and business support and social media strategies .
Rajeev is a (B.Tech.) Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management (MBA) from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, India.