Chief Commercial Officer
Prathmesh leads the Commercial function at Diageo India and is part of its Executive Committee. He is responsible for the business operations in India. Prathmesh joined Diageo India in 2014 as the Chief Operations Officer responsible for the Western region. In a short span of time, he had strong impact on the business.
He was elevated to his current position in 2017, since then he has been leading the Commercial function. An industry veteran, Prathmesh has over three decades of experience of promoting IMFL & Scotch Whiskies and has been the face of building Scotch whisky’s expanding footprint in India. He also has the additional responsibility of being the Chairman of Royal Challengers Bangalore, an Indian Premier League cricket team which is also an integral part of Diageo India.
Prior to joining Diageo India, he has held positions of increasing responsibility across sales, marketing, key accounts and customer marketing with Inertia Industries, Mohan Meakins, and Pernod Ricard. Prathmesh is an Arts Graduate from Delhi University and PGDBM from Institute of Management Studies, Ghaziabad.