Willem Uijen is the Executive Director, Supply Chain of Hindustan Unilever Limited. He also leads the Supply Chain function for Unilever, South Asia.
Willem is of Dutch nationality, has been with Unilever since 1999 and has held a series of assignments in Supply Chain and Research & Development. He has spent most of his professional life working in various roles in Supply Chain for Unilever’s Latin America business where he was based in Mexico City from 2003 to 2015 with a short assignment in London.
He has been the Supply Chain Vice President for Unilever, Mexico and the Caribbean (2012-2015), Vice President Home Care SC Latin America based out of Switzerland (2015-2016) and recently headed Unilever’s Supply Chain, Home Care division based out of London (2016-2019).
Willem was appointed Executive Director, Supply Chain of Hindustan Unilever Limited with effect from January 2020. He holds a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree in Applied Physics from Eindhoven University in the Netherlands.