Vijay Vishwanath is a Senior Partner at Bain & Company, a management consulting firm, since 1993. Mr. Vishwanath first joined Bain in 1986, after working at Procter & Gamble. Mr. Vishwanath led Bain’s Global Consumer Products Practice for 15 years, and was Chairman of Bain’s Global Practices for six. He advises CEOs and the management teams of the leading global Consumer companies on matters of strategy, organization, mergers, and performance improvement. Mr. Vishwanath has served on the Boards of The Yankee Candle Company, as well as Staples.