Who is Leena Nair? | Commercial standard
Leena Nair is a British Indian business executive and the first female CEO of French luxury brand Chanel. Prior to that, the 52-year-old was Unilever’s first woman and youngest human resources director – a post she resigned to join the iconic group in January 2022.
With Chanel, she joined the ranks of executives of Indian origin such as Sundar Pichai, Parag Agrawal and Satya Nadella who are at the head of large global companies. Nair, who at Unilever supervised 160,000 people, is based in London in his new role.