NIVEA India Pvt Ltd, an affiliate of Beiersdorf AG, has appointed Rakshit Hargave as the Managing Director of their Indian Operations with effect from January 2011. “Nivea has immense potential and a great image. I am excited to be a part of the team to take it to the next level,” says Rakshit Hargave on his appointment. Prior to this, he was associated with Lakme Lever Pvt Ltd as their Chief Operating Officer. An MBA from FMS Delhi and an Electrical Engineer from IT BHU, he has also worked with Dominos Pizza and Nestle India in his earlier roles.