Chairman (Nominee, Hindustan Unilever Limited)
Mr. Dev Bajpai was appointed Executive Director (Legal & Corporate Affairs) in HUL in May, 2010. He has, in January 2017 been appointed as a Director on the Board of HUL looking after Legal & Corporate Affairs function. Mr. Bajpai is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India and has a Law degree from University of Delhi. He has three decades of corporate experience in diverse industries that include Automobiles, FMCG, Hospitality and Private Equity in the areas of Legal, Governance, Tax and Corporate Affairs. He has worked in Organizations like Maruti Udyog Limited, Marico Limited, Indian Hotels Company Limited and ICICI Venture Funds Management Company Limited. Mr. Bajpai has been part of Committees of Apex Industry Organizations like Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) & Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI). He has also represented Industry before Parliamentary Committees.
He completed an Executive Program for Corporate Counsels at Harvard conducted by Harvard Law School. Before joining HUL, he was Senior Director, Legal & Compliance, ICICI Venture Funds Management Company Limited.