The session will have experts of Indian retail talk about the challenges and opportunities in fashion retail, as also product categories that are growth segments, consumer demographics and changing preferences that are/will influence Indian Retail.
With extensive and rich entrepreneurial experience in diverse areas of marketing, design, merchandising, production & management, Manish possesses strong business acumen with leadership qualities and people management skill that enables the company to have a cutting edge over its competitors. Heading 10 production units, with over 4,700 employees and offices at Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai and Paris, the company achieved many milestones and awards under his leadership. He is also orchestrating the company’s expansion plan of setting up 3 new garment manufacturing units shortly. With strong belief in CSR initiatives aligned with Company’s philosophy and business vision, he led the initiative of venturing into the retail foray by signing an exclusive agreement with Being Human – The Salman Khan Foundation.
With 18+ years of global leadership experience in consumer goods, fashion & retail Industry, he has led the successful launch of Callaway Golf in India. Callaway India’s strategic direction, operations and financial results are all dependent on his astute knowledge of retail business. His other key areas of expertise include product innovation, business development, new venture development, product and brand marketing as well as cost optimisation. He is one of those few industry stalwarts who is known for his influential people management skills and his ability to generate optimal business values through others.