Mr Rajeev Bakshi, a prominent name in the Corporate Sector interacted with students sharing about his struggles and hardships. A highly motivating session culminated into question answer session with young ones eager to learn about the glamorous corporate world.
Mr. Rajeev Bakshi served as Managing Director and Vice President at METRO Cash and Carry India Private Limited from June 2010 to February 2 2016. Mr. Bakshi served as Joint Managing Director at ICICI Venture from February 2008 to November 2009. He was with ICICI Venture since 2008. He served as a Senior Vice President - Commercial of Asia Pacific for Pepsi Co. He spent nine years with Mondelez India Foods Limited (formerly Cadbury India Ltd.). During his time at Mondelez India Foods, he served as the Managing Director of its India operations and also served as the Managing Director of its South African business. He began his career with Lakme India, where he spent 13 years in different roles, culminating in being appointed the Head of Sales and Marketing for Lakme India. He also serves on the Boards of I-Ven MediCare and RFCL. He served as the Chairman of PepsiCo India Holdings Private Limited for over five years. Mr. Bakshi has been a Non-Executive & Independent Director at Marico Limited since July 17, 2003. He has been an Independent Non-executive Director of Cummins India Ltd since October 20, 2000. He served as Director of Avantor Performance Materials India Limited. He served as Director of ICICI Venture from February 2008 to November 2009. He served as Director of METRO Cash and Carry India Private Limited until February 2, 2016. Mr. Bakshi has a Bachelor's degree in Economics from St. Stephens College, Delhi and an M.B.A. from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. He was joined by his Batchmates - Gen Anil Mehta and Mr Modi, a reputed businessman. Dr Jagpreet Singh presented a token of deeply felt love and gratitude to them.