02 August 2016 Current Affairs: Deepak Iyer was appointed as Managing Director of Mondelez International's India Business on 1 August 2016.
He succeeds Chandramouli Venkatesan, who led the business as Managing Director of India operations for two years and was with the company for more than a decade.
Iyer, as Managing Director of Mondelez India Foods, will be part of the Asia Pacific Leadership Team and report into Maurizio Brusadelli, President of Asia Pacific, Mondelez International.
Deepak Iyer : Prior to this appointment, Iyer was serving Bharti Axa General Insurance Company as its CEO and MD. Prior to Bharti Axa, Iyer was the CEO and managing director of Wrigley India. He has also worked with PepsiCo for 17 years across different roles and in different markets.