Kedar joined the Piramal Group 9 years ago to head the Consumer Products business. He has been instrumental in growing the business at a CAGR of 33% and pushing the OTC business up 31 positions to number 9 in India in 5 years.
Kedar has handled multiple divisions in Pharmaceutical space for Piramal Enterprises Limited including an important role in building the domestic formulations business. Post the demerger of Boots Piramal in 2007, he has played a pivotal role in building the consumer products division and managing leading brands such as Lacto Calamine, I Range, Saridon, Superactiv and many more.
Kedar is an alumnus from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies. Before Piramal, Kedar spent 8 years at Hindustan Unilever initially in sales and later in brands.