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Bagrrys India, the health food and breakfast cereals company, has appointed Jayant Kapre as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Managing Director (MD). As the new CEO and MD, Kapre will be responsible for executing a robust growth strategy for the company and accelerating its growth.
Jayant Kapre has more than 26 years of experience in the FMCG sector mainly in the food space across India and South-East Asia. In his career, Kapre has held leadership positions at Wrigley, Frito, Lay, McVitie’s, and Britannia. An alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad, Kapre specialises in launching, turning, and growing consumer-branded businesses.
Kapre has earlier served as the Business Head-Adjacent Bakery & Snacks at Britannia;
Managing Director, India Region at International Flavors & Fragrances; CEO (President), India & South East Asia at United Biscuits; Executive Vice President, Marketing at PepsiCo; Marketing Director at Wrigley, to name a few.