Transforming The Food Economy
3-5 November, 2017 | Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, India


Mr. Rahul Kumar

Mr. Rahul Kumar

Designation : Chief Executive Officer

Company : Lactalis India

Industry : Dairy

Headquarters : Chennai

Speaking in : Fruits & Vegetables, Dairy, Poultry & Fisheries - Leveraging the Diverse India Opportunity

Global Presence :

  • Groupe Lactalis is the largest dairy group globally, present in more than 140 countries. Their global brands include President , Lactel & Galbani with turnover of more than 20 billion Euros.

India Presence :

  • Groupe Lactalis entered Indian market by acquiring dairy company Tirumala in 2014 & taken over another company Anik in 2016.

Company Profile :

  • Lactalis India now has Pan India  presence via brands Tirumala & Anik.
  • Handles about 1.5 million litres milk per day through 10 dairy plants.
  • India business is about 350 million Euros per annum.

Personal Profile :

  • Working as CEO, Lactalis India. Managing two companies Tirumala & Anik.
  • Previously worked as MD, Amul Dairy for 11 years from 2003 till 2014.
  • Established India’s first automatic paneer plant at Amul.
  • Introduced Robotics in milk pouch packing , first time in India at Amul.
  • Set up Amul pattern milk procurement system outside Gujarat in West Bengal & Maharashtra.
  • Built up 25,000 toilets for dairy cooperative members of Amul in 2012.
  • Integrated Groupe Lactalis to Indian dairy market.
  • Successfully acquired 2 companies in India & expanded business by almost double in last 3 years for Lactalis India.
  • Launched world class products e.g. President butter , flavoured milk etc. 

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