Saakshi Verma Menon has joined Kimberly Clark as marketing director. Her last full-time stint was with Nicobar Design where she was the head of marketing and digital business. At Kimberly-Clark, she will report to Mainak Dhar, managing director, and will lead the brand, digital, research, analytics and product innovation teams.
Dhar said, “We are delighted to welcome Saakshi to our Kimberly-Clark India team. She brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience to our business that will help in accelerating the transformational growth agenda we have – both, in terms of our current portfolio and in future expansion plans. I look forward to her leadership in shaping a future-ready marketing organisation that will not just deliver today’s results but create capabilities, talent and mindset to accelerate our progress towards the exciting future we see for this business.”
Menon added, “I am delighted to join Kimberly-Clark India at this exciting point in the transformational journey of the company. Kimberly-Clark is at the cusp of unleashing the potential of its brands in India and I am looking forward to working with the team to take India to its next phase of growth, especially in terms of creating a world-class brand building organisation that can thrive in a digital-first world.”
Menon has 18 years of experience and has also worked at Colgate Palmolive, Coca-Cola and Uber in the past.