SAJEN ASWANICEO, TOLARAM
Sajen Aswani is a third-generation leader of Tolaram and has been the Group CEO since 2000. He also sits on several non-profit boards including the Nanyang Business School and the Family Business Network where he was the President of the Asia Pacific chapter.
Founded by his grandfather in 1948, Tolaram is a Singapore-based company that focuses on consumer goods and consumer financial services. With operations in several countries and a strong presence in Africa and Indonesia, Tolaram has established itself as a brand builder in emerging markets. Tolaram has significant joint ventures with Kellogg, Colgate, Indofood and Arla. It employs close to 10,000 people.
Professionally, Sajen aspires to find new areas of growth for the organisation, groom the next generation of leaders, and ensure that Tolaram retains its strong corporate culture by staying true to its core values.