Retail Leadership Summit (RLS) 2019

Manish Mandhana


CEO, Being Human (The Mandhana Retail Ventures Ltd)

Manish Mandhana is a commerce graduate having overall experience of 25 years in the business of textiles and retail with dynamic exposure of both Indian and global retail market. In his career span of 25 years he has done business in more than 60 countries. In line with his own philosophy of giving back to the society and an opportunity to create a fashion brand with international reach, Manish entered the retail markets with Being Human clothing brand in 2010.

Manish Mandhana has taken CSR practices beyond ordinary. The Mandhana Retail Ventures Ltd has the global license to design market and distribute the clothing brand, for celebrity Salman Khan and his charity ‘Being Human – The Salman Khan Foundation’. A brand where charity and cutting edge fashion have a symbiotic relationship has already seen successful international launches in Europe, Middle East and Asia. Since its launch in India in 2012, Being Human Clothing has been known to be one of the fastest growth stories in India as quoted by The Economic Times.

Manish is an avid traveler with an interest in learning world languages. He thoroughly enjoys adventure sports. He is a prominent speaker in most of the prestigious global events across world and has been featured on international as well as Indian media for his entrepreneurial skills. He has been awarded for his contribution in retail business and bringing disruptive change at the ‘Promising Entrepreneurs of India’ and in 2017 Being human has been awarded as one of the most ICONIC BRANDS of India by Economic Times under his leadership. Most recently he has honor to be awarded by CMAI and the minister of Textiles Government of India an Award for Transforming Indian Retail Scenario in India.