Tata Consumer Products (TCP), the consumer products company has appointed David Atkinson as Senior Vice President and Head, UK & Ireland.
In his new role as Country Head, David Atkinson will be responsible for leading the business and teams in UK and Ireland. This includes developing and executing a growth roadmap for the company as well as enhancing operational excellence.
Combining its interests in tea and ready-to-drink products, TCP will be focusing on strengthening and growing its three key beverage brands- Tetley, Good Earth and teapigs in international markets. David Atkinson will be based in London and report to the President of the International Business, Gharry Eccles.
David Atkinson comes with over two decades of experience, having joined Tata Consumer Products from Hain Daniels Group where he served as Managing Director, Grocery. Prior to this, he has held key leadership roles at companies such as Procter & Gamble and RHM plc (formerly Ranks Hovis McDougall).
David Atkinson has a proven track record for driving strategic transformation and brings considerable experience of building and nurturing consumer and challenger brands at an exciting juncture in TCPs growth journey.
Tata Consumer Products Limited is a focused consumer products company uniting the principal food and beverage interests of the Tata Group under one umbrella. The Company’s portfolio of products includes tea, coffee, water, RTD, salt, pulses, spices, ready-to-cook and ready-to-eat offerings, breakfast cereals, snacks and mini meals.
Tata Consumer Products is the 2nd largest branded tea company in the world. Its key beverage brands include Tata Tea, Tetley, Eight O’Clock Coffee, Tata Coffee Grand, Himalayan Natural Mineral Water, Tata Water Plus and Tata Gluco Plus. TCP, which has a consolidated annual turnover of Rs 12,425 crore with operations in India and International markets.