Description: Leadership and Motivation
Profile: Shiv Shivakumar is currently the Group Executive President at Aditya Birla group for Strategy and Business development. Prior to this, Shiv was Chairman and CEO for PepsiCo for four years and before that with Nokia as CEO for India and later emerging markets for nearly a decade. He has been a CEO for half of his career and was one of the youngest CEO’S in India. Shiv worked in HUL for a number of years, mostly in marketing. Shiv has also worked with over 50 brands in his career and seen many business transformations. He writes and teaches regularly on Innovation, Leadership, Followership, Business Models, Digitization etc. across the leading business schools in the world.
Shiv has been on the Board of Governors of IIM Ahmedabad between 2012 and 2017; and was on the Godrej Consumer Products Board between 2009 and 2017 as well. He was the President of All India Management Association in 2012-2013. Being the Executive president, he is also the Chairman of the Mobile Marketing Association and Chairman of the Advertising Standards Council of India. He is currently on the board of XLRI and IIM Udaipur. Shiv has been awarded many times in his career such as Best CEO, Best Brand Builder, for Leadership, for Turnaround to name a few. He is one of the twenty people in India to have distinguished alumnus awards from both IIT and IIM.