Venkatesh Kasturirangan (Kas) has over 32 years of industry experience primarily in General Management, Marketing and Sales of which 30 years was with Unilever where he served in various senior executive positions in India, the UK, USA and Asia-Pacific including as Chairman of Unilever Philippines and COO of Unilever HPC North America. He also served as the President of North America at Johnson Diversey until 2003.
Since 2003 been active in providing consulting support for various companies primarily in the US, India and Asia Pacific.
He has been a Director of Zensar Technologies Ltd. (Pune) since April 2008. He has been a Director since 2004 and Non-Executive Director of Galaxy Surfactants Limited (Vashi, Navi Mumbai) since July 2008.
Mr. Kasturirangan holds a B.Tech (Hons) in Chemical Engineering from IIT Mumbai and MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.