Ritu holds Masters degree in Food Technology from CFTRI, University of Mysore. She joined Nestle India Ltd from campus and worked there for over 3 years in the area of product development and regulatory affairs. Ritu joined GSK Consumer Healthcare in 2005 as formulation scientist and progressed through multiple roles of increasing responsibility across R&D in India. She has led various formulation and process development projects between 2005-2012 to enhance consumer experience of GSK nutrition products. Ritu’s last role was NPD Team Lead where she has built a strong team and has delivered several critical Innovation projects for Nutrition category. Ritu started with her current role from Oct 2016.