Yojana Gawade is new Director – P&O for MARS Petcare India
With over 14 years of experience in HR, Yojana Gawade has joined MARS Petcare as Director - Personnel and Organisation (P&O) for India.
Prior to this appointment Yojna was working with Mondelez International for about 8 years.
Yojana Gawade, Director - P&O, MARS Petcare India, said, “Having worked in the FMCG sector, my new role at MARS Petcare is an exciting change and a learning opportunity. I look forward to being a part of the leadership team and the larger family of associates to co-create an inspiring work environment.”
“This category has seen exponential growth over the past few years and associating with the pet nutrition segment in the FMCG sector is a great opportunity to explore and create long-term impact. Working closely with a category leader and principle-based organisation with purpose at its core will be an enriching experience,” Gawade added.
Ganesh Ramani, General Manager, MARS Petcare India, said, “We are glad to have Gawade on board as part of our leadership team. She has an exceptional track record, a deep understanding of evolving HR trends, and demonstrates infectious passion and energy. We are witnessing a rapid evolution of the business landscape and avenues for growth.”
“As part of MARS Petcare, we have built a talented team with strong experience in top FMCG and other industries. We expect to more than double our size in the next few years and are confident that Gawade’s expertise will greatly help in shaping the talent and culture of our future organisation,” Ramani added.
Law graduate from Mumbai University and PG in PMIR from TISS, Yojna has also worked with Kraft Foods and Cadbury India.