Lifestyle International appoints Rishi Vasudev as CEO
By Retail4Growth Team | March 24, 2020
Former Flipkart top executive Vasudev will take on his role from 1st June 2020 in the company.
Lifestyle International Pvt. Ltd, part of Dubai-based hospitality conglomerate Landmark Group, announces the appointment of Rishi Vasudev as the Chief Executive Officer for Lifestyle and Home Centre.
Vasudev will take on his role from 1st June 2020 in the company. He will be working alongside Vasanth Kumar towards ensuring a seamless leadership transition.
H. Ramanathan, Chairman of the Board – India, said, “We are delighted to welcome Rishi on board. His experience in fashion and consumer understanding will be a great asset to our business. He shares our Group’s people and customer focus and his rich Online and Technology expertise will also be integral to bringing innovative solutions to our omni-channel business goals.”
With more than 21 years of experience in fashion and retail – both online & offline, Vasudev is a veteran in the industry and comes with expertise and experience in managing large businesses, leading & mentoring high profile teams, leveraging technology and innovation, whilst transforming challenges into opportunities.
Vasudev is joining Lifestyle International Pvt. Ltd. from The Flipkart Group where he was instrumental in creating the overall fashion strategy and differentiation for each of the businesses – Flipkart, Myntra & Jabong, as the Group’s Senior Vice-President & Fashion Group Head. There, he successfully set up the online marketplace by building private label brands and establishing critical partnerships globally and in India. At Lifestyle, Vasudev will drive the brands’ business success through a people-first lens, in-line with the company’s ambitious growth plans in the coming years.