Chief Operating Officer
Mr. PP Manoj
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Vaibhav Garg
Head - Human Resource
Mr Ramanujaiah KN
Mr. Gopi N
Mr. Hiranmay Gupta
GV Krishna Rao
Anand is the Chief Operating Officer for CDPL. He joined us in July 2022. Prior to this role, he has a successful career stint of 23 years with companies like Asian Paints, PWC India, Mondelez Foods Limited and Future Consumer Limited. He has diverse functional experience across Supply Chain, Manufacturing and Procurement. Anand completed his Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from Shanmugha College of Engineering, Trichy in 1999 and his MBA in Operations Management from SP Jain, Mumbai in 2004. He currently lives in Hyderabad with wife Harini and son Satkruth and Vishruth.
He loves to listen classical music, play cricket and read in his free time
Manoj is the CFO for CDPL. He joined us in April 2021. Prior to this, he has a successful career stint of 20 years across industry and other Business Units within Godrej Agrovet Ltd like Animal Feed, ACI Bangladesh and Astec Lifesciences. Manoj has completed Bachelor’s degree in Commerce in the year 1992 from University of Calicut post which he completed a course in computer science from NCVT - Government of India. He currently lives in Hyderabad with his wife Divya MC and son Vishnudev. He is a traveling and photography enthusiast.
Vaibhav heads human resources for CDPL. He joined us in August 2021. Prior to this role, he has a successful career stint of 12 years with companies like Asian Paints, Jio and Tata Sky. He has a wide exposure across multiple roles in Business Partnering, Talent Acquisition & Management, Diversity & Inclusion and HR Operations . Vaibhav has completed his Bachelor of Engineering from Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, New Delhi in 2007 and MA in Human Resource Management and Labour Relations from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai in 2009. He currently lives in Hyderabad with his wife Prachi and son Reyansh.
He loves travelling to explore new places and cuisines in his free time.
Ramanujaiah KN is the Head - Manufacturing and Ice Cream for CDPL. He joined us in April 2014. He holds a three decades of rich experience in Dairy industry. Prior to this, he had a successful career with Hatsun Agro and Cavin Kare Private Ltd. Ramanujaiah has completed his Bachelors in Dairy Technology from National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI), Karnal in 1988. He currently stays in Chennai with his wife Archana KN and children, Jayanth and Mounica.
He loves music and reading books.
Gopi heads Procurement for CDPL. He joined us in July 2014. Prior to this, he has a successful career stint of nearly 3 decades across industry beginning from Arunachala Milk Products, Hatsun Agro Product and Cavinkare. He has completed Bachelor of Commerce from Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu. He currently lives in Chennai with his wife G.Uma and Sons G. Chandrasekar and G. Rishikeshwaran. He loves to read to keep himself updated and build on his technical skills.
Hiranmay heads Sales for CDPL. He joined us in March 2021. Prior to this role, he has a successful career stint of 24 years across industry with companies like Asian Paints, Cadbury, HCCB, Parle Products, Godfrey Phillips and Heritage Foods. Hiranmay has completed Bachelor’s degree in Science in 1994 post which he completed his MBA in Sales and Marketing in 1996 from Guru Ghasidas University, Chhattisgarh. He currently lives in Hyderabad with his wife Mandira and son Abhishek. He loves playing cricket and reading in his free time.
G V Krishna Rao is the Quality Head for CDPL. He joined us in November 2022. He is a Post Graduate in Microbiology from Nagarjuna University, Guntur. He started his career with Sangam Diary and has over two decades of experience in Quality Management in Dairy industry especially in the areas of Food Safety Management Systems (Lead Auditor), HACCP compliance, Quality Assurance & Quality Control systems. Krishna Rao has worked with companies like Sangam Dairy, Mother Dairy, Thirumala Dairy (Lactalis India) and Heritage Foods Ltd, Hyderabad. He stays with his wife Rajakumari.