Speakers

MEET OUR HONOURABLE SPEAKERS

Be a part of various roundtable conferences, educational sessions and workshops, presided over by 200+ speakers representing the visionaries and the luminaries of the retail world. Have a look at the full schedule of IRF 2017 below.

Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu

Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu

Hon’ble Minister for Commerce and Industry, Government of India
Patrik Antoni

Patrik Antoni

Deputy Country Head, IKEA India
Tushar Ahluwalia

Tushar Ahluwalia

Founder, StalkbuyLove.com
Rahul Singh

Rahul Singh

Founder & Coach, The Beer Café
Shailesh Chaturvedi

Shailesh Chaturvedi

Managing Director & CEO Tommy Hilfiger Apparels India
Uma Talreja

Uma Talreja

Chief of Marketing & Customer Officer, Shoppers Stop
Ravi Garikipati

Ravi Garikipati

Chief Technology Officer, Flipkart
Natasha Shah

Natasha Shah

FOUNDER, THE NATURE’S CO.
Hemant Gala

Hemant Gala

Head - Payments, Banking & Financial Services, PhonePe
Khurshid Vakil

Khurshid Vakil

Co-Founder, Marina Home Interiors
Sauvik Banerjee

Sauvik Banerjee

Vice President Digital Initiatives, Advisory to Group Co's & CTO of TATACLIQ at Tata Industries Limited
Ranjit Satyanath

Ranjit Satyanath

Head - Technology, Infiniti Retail Ltd.
Kiran Komatla

Kiran Komatla

Vice President - Information Technology at Burger King
Pulkit Trivedi

Pulkit Trivedi

Director, Global Sales Organization, Facebook India
Farid Talhame

Farid Talhame

CHIEF INNOVATION CULTURE OFFICER, INNOVATION CENTRE, GODREJ & BOYCE MFG CO. LTD
Abheek Singhi

Abheek Singhi

Senior Partner & Director I The Boston Consulting Group, India
Rajiv Suri

Rajiv Suri

Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Shoppers Stop
Ramanathan Hariharan

Ramanathan Hariharan

Group Director & Board Member, Landmark Group (Dubai)
Dharmil Sheth

Dharmil Sheth

Co-Founder, Pharmeasy
Rohan Mirchandani

Rohan Mirchandani

Co-Founder & CEO, Drums Food International (Epigamia)
Pradeep Hirani

Pradeep Hirani

Chairman, Kimaya Fashions
Ajit Joshi

Ajit Joshi

President & COO, Urban Ladder
Shivani Poddar

Shivani Poddar

Co-founders, Faballey.com
Rohan Jetley

Rohan Jetley

Promoter & CEO, TGI Fridays
Vinay Chatlani

Vinay Chatlani

MD & CEO, Soch Studio
Deepak Nakra

Deepak Nakra

Head-Offline Sales, Xiaomi India
Manohar Chatlani

Manohar Chatlani

Founder and MD, Soch
Ms. Pushpa Bector

Ms. Pushpa Bector

Executive Vice President & Head - DLF Shopping Malls
Harriet Green

Harriet Green

OBE, IBM General Manager of Watson Customer Engagement, Watson Internet of Things and Education
Nikhil Mehra

Nikhil Mehra

CEO, Genesis Luxury (Coach, Canali, Giorgio Armani, Furla, Hugo Boss, G-Star Raw, Jimmy Choo, Paul Smith …)
Shashwat Goenka

Shashwat Goenka

Retail Sector head, RP-SG Group
Gaurav Mahajan

Gaurav Mahajan

President – Group Apparel, Raymond
Kishore Biyani

Kishore Biyani

Founder & Group CEO, Future Group
Alok Tandon

Alok Tandon

CEO, Inox Leisure
Arvind Varchaswi

Arvind Varchaswi

Managing Director, Sriveda Sattva Private Limited
M. Yeshwanth Nag

M. Yeshwanth Nag

Founder, The ThickShake Factory
M.V. Krishna Rao

M.V. Krishna Rao

L&T Metro Rail ( Hyderabad ), Head - Retail & Commercial
Lalit Jain

Lalit Jain

Vice President, Properties, Planning & Projects, Spencer’s Retail
Philip Auld Trent

Philip Auld Trent

MD, Tata Trent
Abhishek Shetty

Abhishek Shetty

Head – Marketing, PR & Loyalty, Celio Future Fashion Pvt. Ltd. India
Shriram Monga

Shriram Monga

Co-Founder & Principal Consultant, SRED Advisory
Manish Vig

Manish Vig

Retail Business Development (Head – Malls), Aditya Birla Fashion and Lifestyle
Nikhil Chaturvedi

Nikhil Chaturvedi

MD, Prozone INTU Properties and Provogue
Christian Grzona

Christian Grzona

Regional Manager Asia-Pacific, Scheidt & Bachmann GmbH
Shashank Pathak

Shashank Pathak

Executive Director and CEO, Westend Mall
Kumarswamy Hiremath

Kumarswamy Hiremath

Head - Retail Technology, DELOPT
Rakesh Biyani

Rakesh Biyani

Joint MD, Future Group
Rohit George

Rohit George

Managing Director, Virtuous Retail South Asia
Sadashiv Nayak

Sadashiv Nayak

CEO, Future Retail
Pramod Arora

Pramod Arora

CEO, Future Market Networks (Future Group)
Ranjan Sharma

Ranjan Sharma

CIO, Bestseller
T Krishnakumar

T Krishnakumar

President, Coca Cola India & South West Asia
Vishal Mirchandani

Vishal Mirchandani

CEO-Retail & Commercial, Brigade Enterprises
Abhishek Bansal

Abhishek Bansal

Executive Director, Pacific Development Corporation Ltd.
Unnat Varma

Unnat Varma

MD, Pizza Hut (India Subcontinent), Yum Restaurants International
Vikas Gupta

Vikas Gupta

Chief Executive – Lifestyle Retailing, ITC Ltd
Rajneesh Mahajan

Rajneesh Mahajan

CEO, Inorbit malls
Vishak Kumar

Vishak Kumar

CEO, Aditya Birla Fashion & Retail
Yogeshwar Sharma

Yogeshwar Sharma

ED and CEO, Select CITYWALK
B S Nagesh

B S Nagesh

Founder, TRRAIN
Govind Shrikhande

Govind Shrikhande

Chairman, IRF’17 and CCA and MD, Shoppers Stop
Javier Sotomayor

Javier Sotomayor

MD, Cinépolis India
Shriti Malhotra

Shriti Malhotra

COO, The Body Shop
Krish Iyer

Krish Iyer

President & CEO, Walmart India, IRF Chairman 2016
Sonica Malhotra

Sonica Malhotra

Joint MD, MBD Group
Amit Sharma

Amit Sharma

Managing Director, Miraj Entertainment
Chua Zi Jun

Chua Zi Jun

Director, DP Architects
Ramesh Menon

Ramesh Menon

CEO, HyperCITY Retail
Rajesh Jain

Rajesh Jain

Managing Director & CEO, Lacoste
Sukanya Dutta Roya

Sukanya Dutta Roya

MD – Consumer Goods Business, Swarovski India
Mukesh Kumar

Mukesh Kumar

Senior VP, Infiniti Malls
Al Rajwani

Al Rajwani

MD and CEO, P&G India
Javier Sotomayor

Javier Sotomayor

Managing Director, Cinepolis Asia
Rajendra Kalkar

Rajendra Kalkar

Senior Centre Director (West), The Phoenix Mills
Devashish Gupta

Devashish Gupta

Director Investments, Allianz Real Estate GmbH Asia Pacific (Singapore)
Kaisar Kazi

Kaisar Kazi

Sr. General Manager (Interior Design), Reliance Industries
Bipin Gurnani

Bipin Gurnani

CEO, Prozone INTU Properties
Patrik Antoni

Patrik Antoni

Deputy Country Manager, IKEA India
Ashish Goel

Ashish Goel

CEO & Co-founder, Urban Ladder
Jermina Menon

Jermina Menon

Vice President - Marketing, Virtuous Retail
Amit Sharma

Amit Sharma

Founder & Ceo, Narvar
Tony Navin

Tony Navin

Head of Growth - Emerging Markets ,Narvar
Arvind Mayar

Arvind Mayar

CEO, Secure Parking Solutions Private Limited
Arun Muthukumar

Arun Muthukumar

CEO & Co-Founder, Linkstreet Learning
Ravi Mathur

Ravi Mathur

CEO, GS1 India
Ashwin Ananth Nag Mocherla

Ashwin Ananth Nag Mocherla

Director, The ThickShake Factory Pvt Ltd
Aymeric Lacroix

Aymeric Lacroix

Managing Director - Southeast Asia and India, Swarovski
Damian Hopkins

Damian Hopkins

International Director, Matalan (UK)
Darpan Kapoor

Darpan Kapoor

Managing Director, Kapsons
L SUBHASH CHANDRA

L SUBHASH CHANDRA

Managing Director, Sangeetha Mobiles
Nikhil Ranjan

Nikhil Ranjan

Founder & CEO, William Penn
Pallavi Singh

Pallavi Singh

Head of Marketing, MG Motor (Morris Garages)
Pushkaraj Shenai

Pushkaraj Shenai

CEO of Lakmé Lever
Siddharth Bindra

Siddharth Bindra

Managing Director, BIBA
Sohrab Sitaram

Sohrab Sitaram

CEO and Director, Keventers
Vijay Jain

Vijay Jain

Founder Director & CEO, ORRA Fine Jewellery
Vikram Idnani

Vikram Idnani

Senior VP & Head IT, Reliance Retail
Vishak Kumar

Vishak Kumar

CEO, Madura Fashion & Lifestyle, Aditya Birla Retail
Yeshwanth Nag Mocherla

Yeshwanth Nag Mocherla

Director, The ThickShake Factory Pvt Ltd
Sumit Bathla

Sumit Bathla

Chief Information Officer, Alhokair Fashion Retail
Mohit Khattar

Mohit Khattar

CEO, Baskin Robbins (Graviss Group)
Varun Alagh

Varun Alagh

Founder & Chief Dad, Honasa Consumer (Mamaearth)
Ganesh Subramanian

Ganesh Subramanian

Founder & CEO, Stylumia
Ashish Saxena

Ashish Saxena

CEO - TexMex Cuisine
Vinod Sharma

Vinod Sharma

MD - DEKI ELECTRONICS LTD.
Alan Thomson

Alan Thomson

Account Director - Irisys
Michael Harrison

Michael Harrison

Co-founder and COO - GRAVITY: The Future of Active Entertainment
Stephen Antony Venansious

Stephen Antony Venansious

Head of Projects - awok.com
LUCA CAPPUCCITTI

LUCA CAPPUCCITTI

HEAD OF GLOBAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT&STRATEGY - DESIGN INTERNATIONAL
Shrirang Sarda

Shrirang Sarda

CEO & Managing Partner, Sarda Group
Sunil Nair

Sunil Nair

CTO, Spar India – Landmark Group
Venkat Nott

Venkat Nott

Founder & CEO, Vinculum Solutions Limited
Munish Baldev

Munish Baldev

Founder & CEO, J S Martin & Co.
Pankaj Renjhen

Pankaj Renjhen

Chief Operating Officer at Virtuous Retail South Asia
Amit Kumar

Amit Kumar

COO - Globus