Chief Executive Officer - Fashion & Lifestyle Ecommerce Business

  • Bangalore
  • Confidential
  • 15-25 years
  • 23 Mar 2015

  • Senior Management/ General Management

  • Internet/ ECommerce, Retail, Apparel/ Garments/ Textiles/ Fashion
Job Description

A large Indian diversified conglomerate with interests in Retail, Telecom & Infrastructure sectors.

We are seeking an entrepreneurial leader for the role of Chief Executive Officer for a new ecommerce venture in the fashion & lifestyle segment.

This is a key initiative for the company in its endeavour to enable access to digitally enabled goods and services for millions of Indians. This opportunity leverages the company's capabilities and infrastructure in Retail (Fashion & Lifestyle) and Telecom, to deliver unmatched customer value.

The CEO is expected to launch and lead the new business to market leadership position, with the responsibility of providing strategic, commercial and operational direction and leadership to the company. S/he must be committed to delivering customer value while generating financial and operational performance to meet or exceed expectations. S/he must build and nurture a high performance team, positive work culture and adhere to the highest standards of governance. S/he will also be responsible for internal and external reporting and communication at the executive level.



The CEO will ideally have the following demonstrated values and qualifications:     

*         Visionary growth mindset

*         Customer-obsessed

*         Developed strategies, systems and processes to scale

*         Track record of growing businesses organically

*         Minimum 5+ years of executive leadership experience with P&L responsibility in Fashion & Lifestyle Retail industry or in Consumer E-commerce Industry

*         Minimum direct or indirect organizational leadership experience of 75+ professionals

*         Bachelors or Masters degree from top-tier university/ institute

*         Apparel industry knowledge a plus

*         Passion for internet businessesa plus

Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Ecommerce Fashion Retail Apparels