Neil George is the Managing Director for Nivea – India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan. He is also a member of the Global Leadership Council for the company. Beiersdorf is a €8 Billion DAX 30 corporation and owner of brands like Nivea, Nivea Men, Eucerin, La Prairie and Labello.
Neil has previously worked with Beiersdorf (in Northern Europe and in Dubai), Reckitt Benckiser, Private Equity and Procter & Gamble managing businesses and teams across Asia, Africa, Europe and Latin America and on roles of increasing responsibility.
Neil is an Alumnus of the London Business School & SPJIMR, Bombay and is a visiting Faculty at various business schools in Asia. Recent professional successes include his teams winning ‘Brand of the Year –U.K and Netherlands’ and double gold at the ‘Digital Impact Awards 2013’ & ‘Global innovation of the year award 2015’ and ‘Economic Times Promising Brands of India – 2019’
His interests include the Arsenal football club, wine regions, photography and he recently published his and the World’s first brand management comic “Building the Perfect Beast – What Really Happens in Brand Management” published by Harper Collins.
Neil lives in Bombay with his wife and two children.