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Vishal Gupta Appointed as Executive Vice President By Nykaa

Nykaa recently announced the appointment of Vishal Gupta as Executive Vice President, Consumer Beauty Brand.

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Nykaa recently announced the appointment of Vishal Gupta as Executive Vice President, Consumer Beauty Brand. A graduate of IIT Delhi and IIM Bengaluru, Gupta has nearly 30 years of experience in FMCG.


During his tenure with Unilever Russia, he handled beauty and personal care business that included a large portfolio of international and local brands such as Lux, Surf Excel, Wheel, and Sunlight.


The company's founder and CEO, Falguni Nayar said that Naykaa as a beauty brand is built on the principles of quality, authenticity, and inclusivity. She said that this branding approach has made the company very popular among Indian consumers. “With Gupta’s extensive industry experience and passion for the beauty industry, we are excited to see what he has to offer,” added Nayar.  


Gupta said he is thrilled to join Nykaa to build a vibrant portfolio of iconic consumer beauty brands in the Indian beauty ecosystem. "Inspired by Falgni's vision, we look forward to expanding our existing brands and creating new and memorable brands that help solve the unmet beauty needs of our consumers,” he added.


Ever since it was started, Nykaa has expanded its product categories by launching online platforms Nykaa Fashion, Nykaa Man and Superstore.


The company offers omni-channel access to over 4,500 brands and over 4.6 million product SKUs through its website and mobile applications.