Ravi ModiChairman and Managing Director
Mr. Ravi Modi is the Chairman and Managing Director of our Company. He has studied commerce from St. Xavier's College, Calcutta University. Mr. Modi has been associated with our Company since its inception.
He has more than two decades of experience in the garment industry. He oversees the design and marketing functions and together with our senior management is responsible for implementation of strategy in respect of such functions in the Company.Mr. Modi has been commended as among the Retail Icons of India by the Images Group in 2019. He was awarded Entrepreneur of the Year in Trading Business - Retailer at the Entrepreneur Awards 2016 organised by ET Now and Franchise India. He was a finalist at the Entrepreneur of the Year Award, 2016 by Ernst Young. He has been awarded the “Bravery and Entrepreneur Award and Certificate of Honour as the Top Entrepreneur of India by the Parwaz Media Group in 2015. He has been awarded the Emerging Leader Award at the CMA Management Excellence Awards, 2015. He has been awarded the Retail Leadership Award at the Awards for Retail Excellence at the Asia Retail Congress organised by ET Now, in 2013. He has been awarded the Jewels of Rajasthan award in 2012 presented by Maneesh Media Agency. He has been awarded the Young Retailer of the Year award at the Asia Retail Congress, 2012. He is the trustee of the Manas Foundation. He is also the co-founder and trustee of Ashoka University. He has been recognised by Forbes India in August 2017, as among thirteen business leaders who have built big businesses without relying on external investors - Bootstrapped Bosses. He has also been recognised by online platforms such as the International Retail Forum, Yourstory, CEOInsights India for his work.
Shilpi ModiWhole Time Director
Mrs. Shilpi Modi is the Whole-time Director of our Company. She has studied commerce from Allahabad University.She has been associated with our Company since its inception.
Sunish SharmaNon-Executive Director
Mr. Sunish Sharma is a Non-Executive Director of our Company. He holds a Bachelors' Degree in Commerce (Hons.) from the University of Delhi and a post graduate diploma in computer aided management from
Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, where he was awarded the Dr. Jogendra Kumar Chowdhury Gold Medal. He has also passed the final examination held by the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India (now known as Institute of Cost Accountants of India) and is a qualified cost accountant. He has previously worked with McKinsey & Co. for six years and at the time of leaving he held the position of engagement manager. He has also worked with General Atlantic Partners Private Limited for eight years where his last held position was managing director. He is the co-CEO and managing partner of Kedaara Capital. He has extensive private equity investment experience in business services and technology, healthcare, financial services and consumer sectors. He is also a co-founder of the Ashoka University. He was one of the authors of the NASSCOM-McKinsey Report on “Strategies to achieve the Indian IT industry's aspiration”. He has featured on the list of “Asia's 25 most influential people in private equity” by the Asian Investor magazine published in the year 2013, and also on the list of “Hottest Young Executives” in the Business Today magazine published in the year 2011. He also serves as a director on the board of directors of Spandana Sphoorty Financial Limited.
Abanti MitraIndependent Director
Mrs. Abanti Mitra is an Independent Director on our Board. She holds a post graduate diploma in rural management from the Institute of Rural Management, Anand.Her experience spans over 21 years across various roles.
She is currently a director in Positron Consulting Services Private Limited, focussing on fund raising (debt, equity and private equity funds), operations and policy reviews and due diligence. She has prior experience as a manager at ICICI Bank Limited and as a management executive at Micro-Credit Ratings International Limited. She is also an independent director on the board of directors of Spandana Spoorthy Financial Limited and Criss Financial Limited.
Manish Mahendra ChoksiIndependent Director
Mr. Manish Mahendra Choksi is an Independent Director on our Board. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in chemical engineering from Houston University and a Masters of Business Administration from University of Houston, USA.
He is currently the non-executive director (vice-chairman) on the board of directors of Asian Paints Limited. He has been associated with Asian Paints Limited since 1992 where he has held various positions across functional departments. He is also a member of the board of directors of Unotech Software Private Limited and Germinait Solutions Private Limited; and an independent director on the board of MSL Driveline Systems Limited. He is also a member of the global advisory board of Chiratae Ventures (formerly known as IDG Ventures India), a technology focused venture capital firm.
Tarun PuriIndependent Director
Mr. Tarun Puri is an Independent Director on our Board. He holds a Bachelor's Degree (Hons.) in mechanical engineering from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Rajasthan, India, and a post graduate
diploma post graduate diploma in management from Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, India. Tarun has worked with the Unilever group of companies and Nike, Inc. His last position was Vice President, Global Sales Lead (Women's) Category Sales at Nike, Inc and has been associated with Nike since 2007, including being the Managing Director for Nike India Private Limited. Prior to that, Tarun was in Unilever Thai Trading Limited where his role was Regional Vice President, Hair X Brand, South Asia & South East Asia, based out of Thailand.