Avery Dennison has promoted Pankaj Bhardwaj to the position of vice president, Marketing, Asia Pacific, for the company’s Label and Packaging Materials (LPM) business, effective June 1, 2021.
Bhardwaj has more than 20 years of progressive experience in sales, marketing, key account management and business management. Prior to joining Avery Dennison in 2012, he has worked for Asian Paints, 3M, and AkzoNobel in various capacities. Most recently, he held the position of vice president and general manager for the South Asia LPM business at Avery Dennison. He is a management graduate with a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Chemistry.
As the region’s marketing lead for Avery Dennison’s largest business unit, Bhardwaj will be responsible for defining the strategic direction for product portfolios, sustainability, and innovation. He will also identify and drive new growth platforms while fostering collaboration across the industry. He will be based out of Singapore.