Biddappa joined Unilever in India (then Hindustan Lever Limited) after working in Consulting for a little over 2 years. In a career spanning over 28 years in Unilever in Human Resources, he has worked in a variety of roles starting in India and then in HR leadership positions across
markets and global roles in Unilever. Prior to his present role, he was the Executive Director HR for Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) and Vice President, HR for Unilever South Asia leading the function for Unilever’s businessesin South Asia for over 6 years from early 2013.
Since June 2019, he is the Global Vice President, HR for Unilever’s Home Care and H&W businesses and leads the team on Organization and People Analytics for Unilever. He is on the Global HR leadership team for Unilever and is currently based between London and Mumbai.
Biddappa loves playing Squash, is an avid reader (especially in coffee shops) and his purpose is to “Shape a better business that makes a better world”.