Ms. Sukanya Kripalu - Independent Director
Ms Sukanya Kripalu is a Mathematics graduate from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai and did her MBA at the Indian Institute of Management. She has over 28 years of rich experience in marketing and management. She has been directly involved in the launch and marketing successes of several leading consumer brands at FMCG majors such as Nestle, Cadbury and Kellogg’s. She was behind the launches of Maggi, Everyday, Perk and Frosties, amongst others. As one of India’s first independent Marketing Consultants, Ms Kripalu was the CEO of Quadra Advisory, a WPP group company.
Today, she runs an independent Marketing Consultancy, Sukanya Consulting, which handles marketing strategy, brand and advertising development, as well as marketing training. Her assignments cover industries such as insurance, white goods jewellery, textiles, branded staples, FMCG and media.
Presently, Mrs Kripalu is on the board of UltraTech Cement Ltd., Pantaloons Fashion & Retail Ltd, both Aditya Birla group companies, HPPL and Positive Packaging Industries Limited, as an Independent Director.