MD, Polaris India & Country Head, CEO & Director, Eicher Polaris India
Pankaj Dubey joined Polaris India Pvt. Ltd. at the time of the company’s inception in January 2011 and introduced the Indian motorcycle and Polaris off road vehicles in India. Prior to joining Eicher Polaris Pvt. Ltd, Pankaj had been associated with Polaris India Pvt Ltd, the same brand responsible for Indian Motorcycles and off-road adventure vehicles. Known in the biz world for spinning innovative techniques and inspiring with his leadership skills, Pankaj Dubey has led many brands like Yamaha India, LML & Intex to change around their fortunes.
Actress, Model, Philanthropist, Entrepreneur, Public Speaker and Writer
Lisa Ray is an actor and model of international repute and is also a philanthropist at heart. She is known for her inclination towards taking up challenging projects on numerous social issues. She was felicitated for her award-winning performance in the Oscar-nominated film ‘Water’ and has also starred in many Bollywood and Hollywood projects. She has also worked as a show host in many award shows and has won innumerable accolades. She contributed enormously in raising funds for the establishment of the first research chair for Multiple Myeloma at Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto. She enjoys writing and started her own blog “The Yellow Diaries.”
President, Fashion Design Council of India
Sunil Sethi represents the apex body of fashion design in India, represented by over 400 members from the fashion fraternity. Over the years he has represented elite designers and world’s reputed & well known stores including Anthropologie, Crate & Barrel, Armani Casa etc… for their product development and buying out of India. He is also associated with many Indian Fashion & Design Colleges as Jury, speaker and adjunct Professor.
Celebrity Chef. Ranveer Brar is one of the most popular Indian celebrity chefs with a huge fan following on Indian television
He was also one of the judges for season four of MasterChef India. Also known as a food stylist, his television shows also include Breakfast Xpress, Snack Attack, Homemade, The Great Indian Rasoi, Health Bhi Taste Bhi, Ranveer’s Cafe, Food Tripping and Thank God It’s Fryday.
Sukanya Dutta Roy
MD, Swarovski India
Sukanya Dutta Roy has been heading the consumer goods business (CGB) division of Swarovski India since early 2008. In her role, she leads the strategy and development initiatives of the consumer and retail arm of Swarovski. Her expertise lies in merchandising and retail operations management. Prior to Swarovski, she was associated with well-known domestic retail firms and brands in India like Guess, Good Earth and Technopak. She began her career at H&M, India, in a merchandising role and then moved on to bigger roles. She, in her overall in-depth experience of 20 years, has handled marketing, merchandising, logistics and distribution, supply chain, operations, product planning and selection.
H.H. Lakshyaraj Singh Mewar
Prince of Mewar & Executive Director, HRH Group of Hotels
Born to Shriji Arvind Singh Mewar and Smt. Vijayraj Kumari Mewar of Udaipur, Maharaj Kumar Lakshyaraj Singh Mewar is the scion of the 1500-year-old house of Mewar in Udaipur. He works towards the upliftment of the masses, his grandfather Late Highness Maharana Bhagwat Singh Mewar’s dream to bring a change in the society. He pursued hotel management and joined his family business, where he helms the position of executive director with the HRH Group of Hotels. He is also passionate about the gentleman’s game, cricket, and is the president of Udaipur District Cricket Association. He is also an advisor to the president of the Rajasthan Cricket Association.
Celebrity Hair Stylist & Creative Director, BBlunt
The go-to hairstylist for most celebrities, Avan Contractor has changed the way hairstyling is perceived by the common man. Through path-breaking movies like Dil Chahta Hai, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Rang De Basanti, Taare Zameen Par, Lakshya & many more, Avan’s trend setting initiatives has created new precedents in the glamour industry. And now her brand BBlunt is fast on its way to becoming the leader in hair care solutions.
President & CMO, MullenLowe Lintas Group
Vikas has worked in the Lowe + Partners network in three countries in multiple local and regional leadership roles. In 2008, he became the managing director of Lowe Vietnam. Under his leadership, Lowe went on to become the largest marketing services company in the country. As President, Group Marketing Services, he oversees the group’s marketing services verticals comprising LinTeractive, LinHealth, LinEngage, LinConsult, LinProductions, dCell and GolinOpinion.
Zulfiquar Z Ghadiyali
CEO, Private Office of H.H. Sheikh Tahnoon Bin Saeed Bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan
Hailing from the third generation of a successful Real Estate and Industrial conglomerate family from Mumbai, the Lokhandwala Group, Zulfiquar Z. Ghadiyali is a pioneer on various social and political initiativesGhadiyali represents industry and society at large and has been pioneer on various social and political initiatives and commands several important positions across sectors. His business spans from the Indian sub continent to MENA, South east Asia and South to North America in various fields of Finance, Real Estate, Infrastructure, Natural Resources, Hospitality etc.
Chairman, Kimaya Fashions Pvt. Ltd.
With an experience of over 20 years in luxury fashion retail, Pradeep Hirani anchors India’s largest multi designer fashion house – Kimaya Fashions Pvt. Ltd. With 24 stores spread across India, UAE & Pakistan, Kimaya was the first Indian fashion house to scale up the country’s designer wear industry, both in terms of footprint and experience.