Sumit is the Managing Director of Retail One Solutions and Services Private Limited. ROSS is focused on providing cutting edge retail solutions and services to Premium, Luxury and Lifestyle Retailers. Earlier he set up ECCO India Trading Private Ltd. the Indian subsidiary of the USD1.2 Billion ECCO SKO A/S, DK. He served as the MD of the company for 8 years. He still holds a board Membership of the company.
Post the India stint; Sumit was recruited to work for ECCO in Hong Kong and Denmark from July 2009 to June 2011 where in he was entrusted with key responsibilities with in the Strategy and Business Performance areas for the Group’s global initiatives.
His 2 decades of post MBA experience include working for top Indian companies such as TATA International. Sumit in his current avatar consults and provides solutions to key retailers and organizations and is a regular contributor to leading retail magazines and portals such as etretail.com, Images, STOrai etc. He was a regular contributor to The Times of India group for their prestigious supplements including The Financial Times. He is also a published author by Scholastic India. He is currently authoring a book on Management Fiction entitled, “It’s impossible for the Pig to see the sky” and another, Nonfiction entitled, “Goodbye Mister Snake charmer!”
Sumit often addresses Management students in top Management institutes and takes guest lectures to share his experiences with the budding Managers. Sumit is a family man and loves spending time with his family comprising of Anita his wife, a Management Educationist, Sanjeevni his daughter, an accomplished Odissi artiste and Shre his son, a budding mathematician and Cricketer.