Somnath is currently the Marketing and Innovation Director for Diageo Korea based out of Seoul.
Over his 17+ years career in Consumer Goods, Somnath has worked in key mid to senior level roles in Marketing and Innovation in Diageo and prior to that, in P&G. As part of his roles, he has worked extensively across all the APAC markets and led cross-functional teams involved in various creative development processes from market-specific activations to global product and brand development projects.
Prior to Diageo, Somnath started his career with Procter and Gamble where he spent 8 years across India and Singapore.
As a Diageo Korea Exec member in his current role, Somnath brings strong consumer-centricity, strategic clarity and a keen eye for creative excellence to business operations. He is a keen proponent of Diversity and Inclusion in the corporate world and is a key advocate of Diageo''s Progressive Gender Portrayal Agenda in Creative Development