Draft:Krishan Kumar Chutani

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Krishan Kumar Chutani (born 12 July 1969) is an Indian business executive and marketing professional currently serving as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Dabur International Ltd.[1]. Prior to this appointment, he served as the Chief Marketing Officer & Executive Director of the Consumer Care Business at Dabur India Ltd[2]. He has spent most of his professional life with Dabur India and is responsible for overseeing Dabur International Ltd.’s operations in the Middle East and Africa, US, UK, Turkey, Egypt, Pakistan, China, South East Asia, CIS and other emerging markets.

With over 20 years’ experience working in the healthcare and foods sectors, Chutani has been part of innovative product developments, empowering initiatives[3],as well as industry transformations to take holistic Ayurveda healthcare global[4].



Chutani's expertise spans several sectors, including healthcare, OTC, food & beverage, home & personal care, and consumer goods. He has spent a large proportion of his professional life at Dabur, holding Executive Director, Vice President, Senior General Manager, and Group Product Manager positions with the organization[5]

Industry Involvement[edit]

In 2016, Chutani was a jury member for the IMA awards[6]. He has also served as a Jury member of the Effies India & Asia Pacific[7]. Chutani has played a key role in several industry committees and has been instrumental in encouraging the benefits of the traditional Indian medicine, Ayurveda, to the millennial generation[8]. He currently serves as Vice President of the Association of Manufacturers of Ayurvedic Medicines (AMAM), a non-profit organization promoting health, education and uptake of Ayurveda[9].


Outside of professional life, Chutani maintains a keen interest in writing, photography and reading. His personal philosophy relates to being ‘very simple & very creative’.

Awards & Recognition[edit]

  • Brand Leadership Award – ABP Healthcare Leadership Awards (2015)[10]
  • Top 5 Marketer in India's Foods Business – AC Nielsen/International Advertising Association (IAA) Survey (2013)[11]


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  10. ^ "ABP Healthcare Leadership Award Winners 2015". World Marketing Congress. World Marketing Congress. Retrieved 20 May 2019.
  11. ^ "IAA Marketer of the Year". MXM India. MXM India. Retrieved 20 May 2019.