Kimberly-Clark appoints Vikas Singh as MD for India operations

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014,19:44 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Home care solutions provider Kimberly-Clark Lever today said it has appointed Vikas Singh as Managing Director for its India operations. Singh will head all corporate operations for the company, which markets the Huggies and Kotex brands in India, said a release issued in Mumbai.
He joins Kimberly-Clark Lever from Bharti Airtel where he was Hub Chief Executive Officer of Kerala and Tamil Nadu and responsible for all operations within the region and provided strategic guidance there, it said. India is a priority market for Kimberly-Clark Corporation and we are pleased to have Singh lead the company.
His experience and his local consumer understanding will be invaluable in this role as we continue to bring our latest innovations to India, Kimberly-Clark Corporation President, Asia Pacific Achal Agarwal said.
Last year, the company strengthened its baby and childcare business in India with the launch of Huggies Wonder Pants. Singh said: Kimberly-Clark is globally recognised as a leader in the FMCG sector and I am looking forward to being part of this vibrant team. This is an exciting time of growth in the market and the company will continue to be at the forefront of these developments.