Vinita Bali was on 4 June 2015 appointed as the Chair of Board of Directors of the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN). Vinita succeeded Jay Naidoo, who led GAIN in the global fight against malnutrition since its creation in 2002.
Vinita has been on the board of GAIN since 2010 and has led large companies in a variety of marketing and general management roles in the India, UK, Nigeria, South Africa, Chile and the US.
She also serves on the Advisory Board of The Division of Nutritional Science at University of Cornell and is the Vice Chair of CARE India. She is among the 27 global leaders appointed by the UN Secretary General to stand on the Lead Group of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) movement.
She also serves as a Non-Executive Director on the Boards of several companies in India including CRISIL Ltd, Titan Industries Ltd, and Kasturi & Sons Ltd; as well as, on the Advisory Board of The World Gold Council and as a Member of the Board of Governors of Indian Institute of Management – Bangalore.
She is also recognized in forums nationally and internationally and has won several awards for her various contributions to business.
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Who: Vinita Bali
When: 4 June 2015