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INVISTA names Paolo Briatore as MD of Indian operations
Sep '14
Mr. Paolo Briatore
Mr. Paolo Briatore
INVISTA™, one of the world’s largest integrated producers of polymers and fibers has named Paolo Briatore as the new Business Director Apparel South Asia and Managing Director INVISTA™ India Sales & Services Ltd.

INVISTA says this decision comes in tandem with the objective of highlighting the importance of the South Asia business by giving it a central platform at a global level.

In his new capacity, Mr. Briatore would be responsible for supporting and promoting innovative businesses characterized by differentiated offerings across the apparel and textile value chains in the geographies of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Myanmar.

Paolo Briatore has spent 20 years in textiles business and worked in various capacities including innovation and sales management applied in textile machinery from fiber preparation, dyeing and finishing process to man-made fiber production.

He was the Area Manager for Italian Apparel market and product leader for special polyester in EMEA and South Asia (Europe Middle East, Africa, India & Pakistan) regions. In 2010, he became the Business manager and Country Manager for Turkey and North Africa with office based in Istanbul.

Paolo Briatore started working with INVISTA™ in September 2005 based out of Milan, Italy.

Paolo Briatore says, “INVISTA™ has established itself as world's largest integrated producer of polymers and fibers. With our focus on building profitable growth for the company, we strive to exceed expectations of all our associates.

He adds, “Our endeavour is to provide quality products and services to both our consumers and stakeholders and continue the goodwill with everyone associated with INVISTA™.”

With leading brands including LYCRA®, COOLMAX®, CORDURA®, STAINMASTER® and ANTRON®, INVISTA™ is one of the world’s largest integrated producers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibers.

The company’s technologies for nylon, spandex and polyester are used to produce clothing, carpet, car parts and countless other everyday products. Headquartered in the United States, INVISTA™ operates in more than 20 countries and has about 10,000 employees. (AR)

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