Priya Nair

Executive Director, Hindustan Unilever Ltd.  

Priya Nair

Priya Nair is the Executive Director – Home Care for Hindustan Lever which is a business of over a billion euros.

Priya has over 21 years of experience in consumer marketing and has skills across brand management, customer development, consumer insights and strategy.

She has many awards to her credit and has been featured among the top women marketeers in India and amongst the top twenty five most powerful women in Indian business.

She has led many brands over the years to strong growths namely Surf, Wheel, Axe, Dove, Close up. Priya has recently been leading ground breaking work in Digital and Rural marketing.

She has spearheaded some leading edge Marketing programs that are widely acclaimed both in India and globally, especially in the new age media of Digital : the most notable recent example is creating of Kan Khajura Tesan : A mobile radio service that has over 30 million consumers and winner of three Cannes Gold Lions. She has developed and built HULs perfect village and Rural Marketing program, and has led HUL’s mobile strategy.

Priya is also responsible for the HUL corporate brand including the Unilever
Sustainable Living Program for HUL.

Priya is married to Manmohan who is an entrepreneur and they have an 11 year old daughter, Mehak. Priya enjoys painting, reading and is an avid movie buff. Ensuring she spends enough time with family and friends is important to Priya.