December 29, 2014

Senior appointments at Tata Global Beverages

Tata Global Beverages (TGB) announced that Sushant Dash will be taking charge as regional president, India effective immediately, based out of Bangalore. He takes over from Sanjiv Sarin, who is moving as CEO designate to Tata Coffee.

Mr Dash has successfully handled various strategic and operational roles for the organisation over the past 14 years. In his most recent role, he was the global brand director of TGB. Mr Dash holds a post graduate degree from Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmedabad (MICA) and is a graduate in economics from Ravenshaw University, Cuttack.

The company also announced that Vikram Grover will be taking charge as deputy head of TGB's water business, with immediate effect, based out of Mumbai. In addition, Mr Grover will also have overall responsibility for TGB's businesses in Pakistan and Bangladesh.

Mr Grover has been the company's marketing head for South Asia, ever since he joined TGB in 2010, and has played a key role in achieving several milestones for the company's Indian branded tea business. Mr Grover has an MBA in marketing from the Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata, and is an engineering graduate from the Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh.