Industry veteran Siddharth Banerjee has been appointed as head - brand marketing and consumer insights at Vodafone, sources confirm. With over 15 years of experience in the FMCG space, he will be reporting to the company’s director, consumer commercial.
In his 15 years of FMCG / CPG experience, including the last 13 years in Unilever, Banejee has worked across Country P&L roles and Global / Regional Brand Marketing roles, with rich exposure across Developing & Emerging Markets. He has lived & worked across India, Singapore, the UK & Sri Lanka.
His last role in Unilever was as the Country Marketing Director / CMO & a member of the Management Committee at Unilever Sri Lanka.
Banerjee is an alumnus of La Martiniere College, Lucknow & holds B.A. Economics (Honours) and M.B.A degrees from the University of Delhi.
He has also been awarded the Chevening-Rolls Royce Innovation Scholarship to study at Oxford, under the prestigious UK Government Chevening Scholarship Scheme.
He is a published author and a top-ranked speaker on Business Innovation and Consumer Marketing at industry conferences across the Asia Pacific Region.