TPG Capital, the global private investment firm has announced the engagement of Gunender Kapur as a senior advisor. Kapur will primarily assist TPG in focusing on investment strategies in the consumer and retail sectors in India.
Kapur, most recently served as president and CEO of the food and grocery division at Reliance Retail Limited. Prior to joining Reliance, from August 2004 to March 2006, he served as CEO and vice chairman of Unilever Nigeria Plc. Before that he worked as executive director, foods at Hindustan Unilever Ltd and as senior vice president, foods division of Unilever South Asia from 1999 to July 2004.
Kapur has a Degree in mechanical engineering from BITS, Pilani and has done MBA from the Faculty of Management Studies at Delhi University.
— IndiaRetailing Bureau