Shreekant Gupte, chief executive officer (CEO), nature care division, Marico Industries, has put in his papers. Gupte will soon be assuming the role of a CEO with Modi Enterprise in the company's yet to be christened lottery venture.
Gupte joined Marico Industries in 1991 as vice-president, operations, followed by vice-president, marketing, before he assumed the responsibility of the company's CEO, nature care division, four years ago.
He worked on brands such as Parachute and all its extensions -- Hair & Care, Shanti Amla, Medikar and Revive.
With an engineering degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, and a management degree from IIM, Kolkata, Gupte has, in the past, worked with Asian Paints, Sherwin Williams Inc, Saudi Arabia, and Garware Paints, Mumbai.