Beam appoints Vidyut arte managing director of india business

MUMBAI : Beam Inc. (NYSE: BEAM) today announced that Vidyut Arte, a veteran consumer goods leader with decades of experience in India and across Asia, will join the company as Managing Director of Beam India.  Arte, 51, joins Beam from Mondelez International, where he is currently Managing Director, Multi Category and Gum & Candy, South East Asia.  Over a 20-year career at Cadbury, now part of Mondelez, Arte served in roles of increasing responsibility, including leading sales and marketing for Cadbury India, leading the company’s business in China, and most recently, serving as Managing Director, Thailand, responsible for the combined Kraft and Cadbury business.  Arte’s appointment is effective December 2nd.

“We are very excited that Vidyut is joining Beam to lead our India business, including our market-leading Teacher’s Scotch brand, into its next stage of growth,” said Arthur Aroney, Managing Director for Emerging Markets in Beam’s Asia Pacific/South America segment.  “Vidyut is a proven brand-builder, growth driver and inspirational leader.  His management, sales and marketing experience in India and across Asia will be incredibly valuable as he and our team execute our profitable growth strategy with the utmost passion, integrity and skill.”

Arte succeeds Aroney, who has been managing the India business on an interim basis.  Arte is a graduate of Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology in Nagpur, India, and earned his MBA at Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies in Mumbai.  Arte and his family intend to relocate back to India from Thailand, where he is currently based.

Latest Reads
Zee Telugu to enhance family ideals with Ninne Pelladatha, brand-new fiction show

Providing the audiences with yet another entertaining and relatable fiction show, Zee Telugu launches Ninne Pelladatha, a show that highlights the bond humans share, regardless of being blood-related.

Television TV Channels Regional
Religious most benefitted genre in Chrome DM week 28

With a growth of 2.05 per cent as compared to last week (27), the religious genre marked the highest opportunity to see (OTS) among all categories in week 28 of Chrome Data Analytics & Media.

Television TV Channels Viewership
BARC India plans expansion of metre homes to 44,000 by this FY

Rural India is getting in the limelight. TV ratings body BroadcastAuidence Research Council (BARC) is expanding metre homes to 44,000 by this financial year.

Television TV Channels Viewership
Ranjana Mangla appointed national revenue head of India Today TV

Ranjana Mangla has been appointed the national revenue head of India Today TV. She will report to the chief revenue officer Rahul Kumar Shaw and will be based out of the ITG Mediaplex, Noida.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
Discovery chronicles the harrowing story and extraordinary rescue of the thai soccer team that is captivating the world in Operation thai cave rescue

From the moment the heartbreaking news broke that 12 young Thai soccer players and their 25-year-old coach were stuck in a cave complex near the Myanmar border

Television TV Channels Factual & Documentary
Zee Cinema to air the animated movie Smurfs - The Lost Village on Saturday, 21st July at 12pm

If you’ve watched The Smurfs and The Smurfs 2, you’re probably aware of the tiny blue creatures with white clothes and droopy hats living out their lives in blissful coexistence.

Television TV Channels Movie Channels
TLC to premiere Curvy Bride Boutique for plus size brides

TLC, India’s go to lifestyle channel, is all set to premiere the most popular and talked about UK based show Curvy Bride Boutique from 16th July at 10 PM.

Television TV Channels Factual & Documentary
India’s leading New Age News Brand set to take Television by storm

New-age digital brand is about to take the television screens by storm.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
FIFA legal action against BeoutQ for WC piracy

MUMBAI: FIFA will be taking legal action against Saudi Arabia-based BeoutQ, a pirated TV service operating in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), which continues its illegal piracy of 2018 FIFA World Cup broadcasts, according to an official statement, carried by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA)....

Television TV Channels Sports

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories