Leena Nair was born on June 11, 1969

Her hometown is Kolhapur, Maharashtra 

She has graduated from XLRI – Xavier School of Management as the gold medallist

In 1992, she joined Unilever as management trainee of Hindustan Unilever 

Nair served as the Chief Human Resource Officer of Unilever  

In December 2021, Nair was appointed chief executive officer of Chanel 

She was in Top 10 list of FT HERoes Champions of Women in Business by the Financial Times (2017-2019) 

In 2019, she was in the list of Thinkers Who Will Shape the Future of Business 

She was selected for Fortune India's Most Powerful Women's List in 2021 

Currently she is Global CEO of Chanel company