~Comes with 20 years of experience in the retail and fashion industry~
Mr Sanjeev Mohanty has taken over the reins of India’s leading online fashion retailer Jabong as the new CEO and Managing Director. Mr Mohanty assumed responsibilities on December 7, 2015, when he was officially inducted and introduced to all leadership members. Mohanty also addressed all Jabong employees at a town hall gathering on December 8 on the Jabong premises in Gurgaon, Haryana.
With 20 years of leadership experience, Mr Mohanty comes with a wealth of knowledge and deep domain expertise in the fashion and retail industry. Earlier he has worked with fashion brands such as Benetton India, Madura Garments, SF Jeans and Levi Strauss. He holds a Master’s degree in Apparel Marketing & Merchandising, Fashion & Retail Marketing from National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT).
Welcoming Mr Mohanty, Mr. Romain Voog, CEO of Global Fashion Group (GFG), the parent company of Jabong, said, “We wholeheartedly welcome Sanjeev at the helm of Jabong. With immense experience in the fashion domain and under his able leadership and guidance, I am sure Jabong will scale new heights. I wish him all the best and much success at Jabong.”
Speaking at the occasion, Mr Mohanty said, “I am deeply honoured and excited to join the most fashionable e-commerce brand in the market. I am looking forward to working closely with very talented teams in creating the most profitable fashion destination in India. My endeavor would be to ensure retailing of top fashion brands and invoking more loyal consumers for Jabong, by providing them a seamless and world-class shopping experience. Leading a digital company is definitely going to be a new experience for me and I am looking forward to apply my learnings to support further growth.”