Sumeet Salwan served as global head of HR for two of Johnson & Johnson’s business units: first, their worldwide consumer business and then their medical device company.
Previously, he spent over 20 years with Unilever, rising through the ranks from intern to director to leader of the global program office of HR in Rotterdam. He helped build Unilever’s talent strategy for emerging markets and then led its execution as head of HR in the Asia Pacific region. As Senior VP of HR for Unilever North America, he led the transformation of their integrated $10B business.
He currently sits on the advisory boards of Lee Hecht Harrison, a firm that specializes in talent development and transitions management, and of HR People + Strategy, the executive network of the Society for Human Resource Management.