Arvind Uppal joined the Board of the Company as a Non-Executive Director in April 2011. He is a Chemical Engineer from IIT, Delhi and a Masters in Business Administration from the Faculty of Management Studies, New Delhi. He has also attended a Program for Executive Development at IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland. Arvind is currently President, Whirlpool Asia Pacific and Chairman and Managing Director, Whirlpool India. He has worked with Nestle for over 18 years, having joined that company as a management trainee in 1987. He is also an Independent Director on the Board of Tuscan Capital, a venture capital company.