Mr Arvind Uppal joined the Board of Akzo Nobel India as an Independent Director in April 2011. He is the Chairman of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee.
Mr Uppal is a Chemical Engineer from IIT, Delhi and holds a Master in Business Administration from the FMS, Delhi. He has also attended a programme for Executive Development at IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland.
Mr Uppal is currently the Chairman of Whirlpool of India Ltd. He has worked with Nestle for over 18 years, having joined that company as a management trainee in 1987. He is also a Director on the Boards of Tuscan Capital and Whirlpool (Australia).