Gayatri Yadav bids adieu to Star India
Gayatri Yadav, President - Consumer Strategy & Innovation, Star India, has put in her papers. When contacted, a Star India spokesperson confirmed the news to Adgully. It is learnt from industry sources that Yadav will be setting up her own entrepreneurial venture.
Yadav had joined Star India in 2011 as Executive Vice President - Marketing & Communications. She was elevated to President - Consumer Strategy & Innovation at Star India in November 2016
With over 20 years of experience in marketing across consumer products and media industries, Yadav is known in the industry for her leadership skills, brand management, business development, competitive analysis, business strategy, and keen customer insights.
She started her career with Procter & Gamble in brand management, and worked across categories and brands. She later joined General Mills where, as the chief marketing officer, she was responsible for launching Pillsbury and developing a strong and differentiated portfolio of brands and creating multiple categories in the then-nascent packaged foods market.