Namrata Kamdar,

Namrata Kamdar, has over 20 years of global management and marketing experience. She has worked for a number of larger consumer goods companies including PEPSI, Coke and Unilever. Whilst at Unilever she led the launch of Baby Dove globally as well as the brand redeployment of Lakme Skincare and Color cosmetics in India circa 2005. Prior to her current role, Namrata was Skincare Innovation and Digital Director at Lumene, a boutique Finnish beauty brand, and a Unilever Ventures portfolio company. During her time there she revamped its skincare portfolio and oversaw the launch of, with a view to groom the brand to exit.

Her work experience covers a diverse set of consumer product categories however over the past 10 years she has focused on product development and design with a focus on personal care and beauty. 

Namrata holds an MBA from The McCombs school of business at the University of Texas at Austin specialising in Global Business Management and Consumer Behaviour and Psychology. Namrata brings expertise in consumer insight, brand strategy, project management, and people management.

Namrata’s other areas of passion are Digital UX and understanding Multicultural audiences.

She has run a number of projects for both consumer and beauty sector clients, providing strategic guidance and actionable insights.

She is currently Founder @Plenaire, a British clean beauty brand focused on connecting beauty and emotional well being for adolescent women and men, with a focus on sustainability.

Region: London

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