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    Kaushik Sarkar, Senior Vice President & Director For Finance & Commercial, Bosch

  • The winds of change are starting to blow more forcefully through the flanks of businesses and industries today, and leaders continue to reimagine their leadership. Possessing a wealth of experience, topping the CCOs' gamut is Kaushik Sarkar, Senior Vice President and Director for Finance and Commercials at Bosch Global Software Technologies (BGSW). Kaushik is dedicated to delivering top-notch commercial and financial business solutions that foster cutting edge growth at Bosch. With a solid foundation in finance, graduating from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata in 1991 and thereafter finishing Chartered Accountancy, Cost Accountancy & Masters, his proficiency has contributed significantly to Bosch’s rise as one of the world's leading global technology and services firm. Below is an excerpt of Kaushik’s exclusive interaction with CEO Insights magazine.

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    Navigating Change with Courage and Conviction
    Leaders play a pivotal role in shaping the course of nations, organizations, and communities. Their impact extends far beyond their titles and positions, encompassing a wide array of qualities and responsibilities. Effective leaders possess a diverse set of qualities that enable them to inspire, guide, and influence others. Furthermore, effective leaders display adaptability, as they must navigate the ever-changing landscape of their domain, responding to new challenges and opportunities.

    "The leaders are emphasizing responsibility, empowerment, vision, and the ability to inspire others"

    Leadership for a Brighter Tomorrow
    Leadership is a dynamic concept that transcends boundaries and permeates various fields, from politics to business, sports, and academia. We will explore the distinct characteristics and roles of leaders in these diverse domains, highlighting the common threads that bind them together. Leaders serve diverse roles depending on the context in which they operate. Successful leaders must exhibit strategic thinking, an entrepreneurial spirit, and the ability to inspire and motivate their teams. They drive innovation, set strategic goals, and make decisions that impact the organization's bottom line. Adaptability to market changes and a commitment to ethical business practices are key attributes. They also contribute to the development and promotion of their respective fields. While the specific roles and challenges may differ, leaders in various fields share some common traits. Ethical leadership, characterized by a commitment to honesty, integrity, and the greater good, is a universal principle that underpins leadership in all fields. In conclusion, leaders in various fields play essential roles in shaping the world we live in. They are united by their commitment to making a positive impact, their capacity to lead, and their responsibility to inspire, guide, and make decisions that affect their respective domains. Whether in politics, business, sports, academia, or the arts, these leaders leave an indelible mark on society, influencing the direction and progress of their fields.

    CEO Insights in this issue, Leaders Special-2023, presents a list of leaders who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.

Top 10 CMOs In FMCG - 2023

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
AVT Beverages Bipin Cherian, CMO AVT Beverages A dynamic leader with diverse leadership experience in India and other geographies across business operations, growth strategy, consumer insights, marketing and communication
VEGA Eiti Singhal, CMO VEGA A senior marketing professional & a digital expert with 14+ years of cross functional in Brand and Product Marketing across Consumer durables & Electronics, E-commerce & Retail industry
Modi Naturals Mukesh Ghuraiya, CMO Modi Naturals Collaborating with incredible teams to launch successful marketing campaigns and activations across a wide range of industries, including FMCG, FMCD, luxury retail, smartphones, consumer internet and media
iD Fresh Food (India) Rahul Gandhi, CMO iD Fresh Food (India) An emerging leader having huge experience in the international markets with the help of strong R&D base enabling to delight the customers by matching the tastes that are enjoyed by the consumers worldwide
Dukes India Rao DS, CMO Dukes India A specialists in global FMCG commerce with a primary focus on imports and distribution of confectionery, beverages, crisps 'n' snacking and much more
DMart - Avenue Supermarts Ravi Nagar, CMO & Head - Private Labels DMart - Avenue Supermarts A visionary leader with 21 years of rich and diverse FMCG experience, specialised in business strategy, category/brand management, M&A, international marketing, frontline sales and modern trade
The Alt Company TOP Rohit Kalro, CMO The Alt Company TOP An individual with a combined knowledge of technology and creativity and is specialized in building successful brands, and also a passionate when it comes to turning a soft board idea into a successful startup
Eureka Forbes Sameer Wanchoo, CMO Eureka Forbes An experienced marketing head with a demonstrated history of working in the consumer goods industry, skilled in marketing management, customer insight, market planning, fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) and business development
Jubilant FoodWorks Sandeep Anand, EVP & Chief Marketing Officer (Domino's) Jubilant FoodWorks A FMCG / QSR marketer with 20 years experience in building strong brands & delivering results in categories like food tech, personal care, foods, nutrition & healthcare across developed and emerging markets
Marico Somasree Bose Awasthi, CMO Marico A professional leader having experience in building brand equity, leading strategic marketing initiatives with over more than two decades of experience in the FMCG industry