Retail Leadership Summit (RLS) 2019

Manjari Upadhye

Manjari Upadhye

CEO - Domestic Business,
Welspun Global Brands Ltd.

Having worked at PepsiCo, Colgate Palmolive, Ocean Spray and Mondelez; Manjari is now in the role of a CEO at Welspun Global brands Domestic. With close to 20 years of experience she represents the new generation women who is making it big in the Home Décor sector. An MBA from FMS, batch of 1999, Manjari started her career at Colgate in upcountry sales and then moved on to Brand Management, Innovation, Business Development, strategy with present role of a Business Head. She lists her major achievement at Welspun India as launching Project W, a new-to-the-world range of Bath towels specially designed to reach every house of India and penetrating the Market with Welspun towel as “Desh Ka Towel”.

She carries accolades and is listed amongst the Top 24 Women to watch out for in 2014 and as India's Hottest Business Leaders under 40 by Economic Times in 2015. She has recently bagged most prestigious Welspun Group Award; GR Goenka leadership award in 2018.

Her Mantra of Success is "Love what you do. It will love you back". Under her Transformational Leadership, SPACES leads Ahead of the pack in the Retail Industry and across India.