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Venu Nair is M&S’ Managing Director for Marks & Spencer Reliance India, responsible for M&S’ 33 stores in India and growing its store presence across the country. His role includes bringing the best of M&S to customers across India offering high quality, stylish and innovative fashion with higher levels of customer service.
Venu joined Marks & Spencer in 2004 and was responsible for setting up M&S’ Regional Sourcing Offices in South Asia where he grew sourcing from South Asian suppliers to 61%. Prior to his current role Venu held dual responsibility as M&S’ Head of Sourcing for South Asia and Director of Buying Operations for M&S stores in India.
Venu comes with a great professional knowledge, having done his MBA from SP Jain Institute of Management and Research (Bombay University) and engineering degree from National Institute of Technology, Calicut. Venu has over eighteen years of experience in the retail and clothing industry. He has experience across South Asia and Europe.
14:15 - 15:00
THE REALITY OF RETAIL – THE EXPERIENCE IS IN THE BRAND
Taking a stand as a brand, not just as a retailer
Mr. Venu Nair, Managing Director, Marks & Spencer
Session Lead: Mr. Ashutosh Garg, Managing Director, Guardian Lifecare Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Shailesh Chaturvedi, Chief Executive Officer & Director, Tommy Hilfiger
Mr. Rajesh Jain, Director & Chief Executive Officer, Lacoste India
Mr. Manish Mandhana, Managing Director, Mandhana Industries (Being Human Clothing)