Ashish Pandey Joins Dabur India Limited as Global CIO, Brings 17 Years of Diverse Expertise in Digital Transformation and Technology Leadership
Dabur to Lead Digital Strategies and Technological Innovation with Former GSK Consumer Healthcare India Tech Head.
Ashish Pandey joins Dabur India Limited as the new Global Chief Information Officer (CIO), a strategic addition to its leadership team. Ashish, a seasoned technology and digital leader, brings over 17 years of extensive experience in India, the US, and Europe, having held pivotal roles in renowned Fortune companies.
Ashish Pandey, in his previous role, served as the Digital & Tech Head for India Subcontinent at GSK Consumer Healthcare India, where he was associated for an impressive 6 years and 5 months. Known for his result-oriented approach, Ashish has demonstrated expertise in various functional domains, including sales and distribution, supply chain management, marketing (MarTech), e-commerce, digital, data, and analytics.
Pandey brings with him a wealth of experience, having led numerous high-impact technological initiatives in functional domains such as sales and distribution, distributor management systems, supply chain management, go-to-Market (GTM strategy), marketing (MarTech), UI/UX, human capital management, e-commerce, digital, data, analytics, and innovation. His diverse industry exposure spans consumer healthcare, FMCG (CPG), manufacturing, travel, logistics, eCommerce, pharma and life sciences, and retail.
With a consistent track record of ideation and execution, Ashish has worked with top Fortune companies, exhibiting strategic planning and execution, project and programme management, change management, and large-scale team management skills. Notably, he played a pivotal role in the GSK Hindustan Unilever M&A, managing the tech engagement and separation for the Nutrition Portfolio, valued at 500 million GBP.
A ‘jack of many technologies,’ Ashish Pandey’s expertise extends to SAP Implementation/Support, Contact/Call Centre, Vendor Management, RFP, SAP Technical/Functional, ASAP, Ascendant, SDLC, Development, Configuration, Integration, and Data Migration. His proficiency and adaptability have been honed through diverse roles, including a seven-year tenure at IBM as an SAP advisory consultant.
Notably, Pandey has delivered pioneering digital and media measurement analytics, introducing a market model mix—a first-of-its-kind initiative across FMCG and CPG enterprises. His leadership has resulted in successful SAP implementation, rollout, support projects, and other impactful endeavours.
Known for his strong and effective communication skills, Mr. Pandey is adept at mapping requirements, custom designing solutions, and troubleshooting complex technical and application problems. His ability to resolve critical issues in tense and challenging environments has been a hallmark of his leadership.
Ashish’s visionary leadership will play a pivotal role in propelling the company’s digital transformation journey and contributing to its continued success in the global market.