PPM-IT ASSIGNMENT 2
MBA-IT DIV B
“Nestle” is a Swiss German word which means “Little Nest” which is it’s trademark.
Nestlé is a Swiss transnational food and drink company headquartered in Switzerland.
It is the largest food company in the world measured by revenues and ranked #72 on the
Fortune Global 500 in 2014.
Founded and headquartered in Vevev, Switzerland.
Present in 81 countries having 522 factories.
Today, Nestle is the world's largest and most diversified food company. It has around
2,50,000 employees worldwide, operated 500 factories in approximately 100 countries
and offers over 8,000 products to millions of consumers universally.
Nestlé was formed in 1905 by the merger of the Anglo-Swiss Milk Company,
established in 1866 by brothers George Page and Charles Page, and Farine Lactée
Henri Nestlé, founded in 1866 by Henri Nestlé (born Heinrich Nestle).
The company grew significantly during the First World War and again following the
Second World War, expanding its offerings beyond its early condensed milk and infant
Respected, Trustworthy Food, Nutrition, Health and Wellness Company.
HEADS OF BUSINESS FUNCTIONS
Mr. Patrice Bula
Executive Vice President Nestlé S.A., responsible for the Strategic Business Units,
Marketing, Sales and Nespresso
Mr. Magdi Batato
Executive Vice President Nestlé S.A., Head of Operations
Mr. François-Xavier Roger
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Stefan Catsicas
Chief Technology Officer, Head of Innovation, Technology, Research and Development
Mr. Peter R. Vogt
Deputy Executive Vice President Nestlé S.A., Head of Human Resources and Centre
Nestle’s relationship with India dates back to 1912, when it began trading as The Nestle
Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Company (Export) Limited, importing and selling finished
products in the Indian market.
Nestle India manufactures products of truly international quality under internationally
famous brand names such as :
o Milky Bar
o Kit Kat
Nestle India is a responsible organization and facilitates initiatives that help to improve
the quality of life in the communities where it operates.
After independence, in response to the then economic policies, which emphasized local
production, Nestle formed a company in India, namely Nestle India Ltd, and set up its
first factory in 1961 at Moga, Punjab, where the Government wanted Nestle to develop
the milk economy.
In Moga, Nestle educated and advised farmers regarding basic farming and animal
husbandry practices such as increasing the milk yield of the cows through improved
dairy farming methods, irrigation, scientific crop management practices etc. Nestle set
up milk collection centres that ensured prompt collection and paid fair prices. Thus,
Nestle transformed Moga into a prosperous and vibrant milk district.
In 1967, Nestle set up its next factory at Choladi (Tamil Nadu) as a pilot plant to process
the tea grown in the area into soluble tea. Nestle opened its third factor in Nanjangud
(Karnataka) in 1989.
Thereafter, Nestle India opened factories in Samalkha (Haryana), in 1993 and two in
Goa at Ponda, and Bicholim in 1995 and 1997 respectively. Nestle India is now putting
up the 7th factory at Pant Nagar in Uttarakhand.
Nestle Indian has its Head Office set up in Gurgaon, Haryana.
To rapidly build Nestle India as the respected and trustworthy leading food, nutrition, health, and
wellness company ensuring long term sustainable and profitable growth.
Nestle India manufactures a variety of food products such as infant food, milk products,
beverages, prepared dishes & cooking aids, and chocolates & confectionary.
BUSINESS FUNCTIONS AT NESTLE INDIA
HEADS OF BUSINESS FUNCTIONS
Mr. Suresh Narayanan
Chairman and Managing Director – Nestlé India Limited
Mr. Shobinder Duggal
Director - Finance & Control and CFO of Nestlé India Limited.
Mr. Aristides Protonotarios
Director-Technical of Nestlé India Limited
Mr. Rajya Vardhan Kanoria
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr. B. Murli
SVP - Legal & Company Secretary
Mr. Ravi Ramachandran
Managing Committee -Sales of Nestlé India Limited
Mr. Amit Narain
Managing Committee-Human Resource of Nestlé India Limited
Mr. Ashish Pande
Managing Committee -Supply Chain Management of Nestlé India Limited
Relation of Nestle Global with Nestle
NESTLÉ India is a subsidiary of NESTLÉ S.A. of Switzerland. With eight factories and a
large number of co-packers, Nestlé India is a vibrant Company that provides consumers in India
with products of global standards and is committed to long-term sustainable growth and
The Company insists on honesty, integrity and fairness in all aspects of its business and
expects the same in its relationships. This has earned it the trust and respect of every strata of
society that it comes in contact with and is acknowledged amongst India's 'Most Respected
Companies' and amongst the 'Top Wealth Creators of India'.