Brand Concepts Ltd announces the appointment of Mr. Govind S Shrikhande as a Board Member
Adding another feather to its crown, Brand Concepts Ltd expands its Board of Directors to 7 by inviting Mr. Govind S Shrikhande in the capacity of Non-Executive Independent Director as well as Mentor in the field of his expertise and experience viz. customer-centric strategy, innovation, people, retail, etc.
Mr. Shrikhande aged 62 years is a Retail Professional with a Degree in Textile Technology (B.Text) from VJTI, Mumbai, and Masters in Marketing (MBA) from Symbiosis Institute of Management, Pune. He has 38 years of rich experience in the entire chain of Fabrics to Apparel to Multi-Format Retailing including Department Stores, Hypermarket, Airport Retail, Beauty, Home, Books, Music, etc. across Marquee Companies like Mafatlal, Johnson, Arvind, Bombay Dyeing and Shoppers Stop. In His long Journey, he has been closely associated with Many milestone events such as the Launch of Denim in India, the Launch of Arrow, the Revival of Vivaldi & Two Major Turnarounds at Shoppers Stop, etc.
He is also working as an Independent Director on the board of V Mart Retail, IR & H Pvt Ltd & Donear Industries Ltd, SDL Retail, and also on the Board of WeSchool & Symbiosis. He has been a Mentor with the Bombay Chamber of Commerce for the last 3 years under the shadow of The Leader Programme. He has been awarded several Awards like Retail Icons of India in 2019 by Images Magazine, Movers of Time by Samay Bharti in 2012, and Award of Excellence in 2012- For creating & nurturing excellence in the field of Business (Award by ASM Group of Institutes Pune) and many more.
Mr. Govind’s long history of successful leadership, coupled with his experience advising clients and people makes him an ideal person for this role. Mr. Abhinav Kumar, the CEO of the company, expressed his excitement at the addition to his team, saying, “We are immensely pleased to have Govind join our team. His vast experience makes me confident in the fact that being associated with him will surely make Brand Concepts a force to reckon with in the coming years. Together, we are poised to make our name globally and I look forward to working closely with Govind to continue to ensure Brand Concepts makes a positive impact on all stakeholders, including Our Customers, our people, Our shareholder & the society at large,” said Mr. Abhinav Kumar CEO & Whole Time Director, Brand concepts Ltd.
“I feel very privileged to take on this role at such an exciting time for our profession — the needs of customers, people, and other stakeholders are changing rapidly. Brand Concepts is dealing with these changes in thoughtful and innovative ways which will benefit all Brand Concepts stakeholders & businesses for years to come. I am positive that my experience will be put to good use and our association will enable us to give the company reach new milestones.” said Mr. Shrikhande.