Chitkala loves learning about consumers, what makes them tick and tying that back into marketing strategies. She has spent 20 years helping brands succeed across the Middle East & Africa, Asia- Pacific and India. She leads the Marketing Operations, Planning and Insights function for 3M’s Asia Pacific consumer business. She also enjoyed spending 10 years in Coca-Cola prior to joining 3M. She lives in Singapore and when not thinking about brands and consumers, she may be found exploring new travel destinations, digging for trivia or trying a new yoga asana.