Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Sanjeev Mohanty exits Benetton India
Sanjeev Mohanty exits Benetton India
30
Oct '15
Sanjeev Mohanty/Courtesy: LinkedIn
Sanjeev Mohanty/Courtesy: LinkedIn
Sanjeev Mohanty, who helped Benetton’s India business grow from less than $10 million to over $300 million in about eight years time, is leaving Benetton Group, according to media reports.

Michel Lhoste, who is International Business Director, Benetton Group since September 2014, will be the interim CEO at Benetton India, a statement from Benetton Group said. Lhoste has earlier served as Group General Manager of Sixty Group, General Manager in Belstaff Group, and also held senior management positions in Slowear, Salvatore and Mantero Seta.

Mohanty was the youngest business head ever when he took over as head of India business in November 2004. He managed three Italian fashion retail labels – Benetton, Sisley and Undercolors – in India, during his tenure as Managing Director of Benetton India Pvt. Ltd.

Under Mohanty’s leadership, United Colors of Benetton India was listed as one of the Top 50 firms to work for in the retail sector consecutively for three years from 2012 to 2014.

Though not confirmed, it is believed that Mohanty will join e-commerce firm Jabong, owned by Global Fashion Group, as its new CEO. (RKS)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


Must ReadView All

Pic: Dong Nhat Huy / Shutterstock.com

Apparel/Garments | On 20th Apr 2021

New guidance for Vietnam's apparel and footwear industry

The Australian Human Rights Commission has released new human rights...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th Apr 2021

Egypt ready for world's largest textile factory by March 2022

Egypt is going full throttle with the construction of a textiles...

Pic: Asahi Kasei

Textiles | On 20th Apr 2021

Japan's Asahi Kasei unites sales, marketing, R&D activities in Germany

In March 2021, the Asahi Kasei Europe R&D centre was relocated from...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Verticals like fast fashion won’t completely adopt personalisation on...

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Opportunity now to reimagine processes & systems in a digital environment

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

We are staring at livelihood crisis for weavers

Himanshu Fogla,

Himanshu Fogla

Jumac, pioneers in spinning can manufacturing in India, was founded in...

Chendhuran Sundar,

Chendhuran Sundar

Headquartered at Singapore, Crocodile is a global fashion and lifestyle...

Meghavi Suthar,

Meghavi Suthar

Founded by NIFT graduate <b>Meghavi Suthar </b>in 2017, Kala is an...

Johann-Philipp Dilo, Dilo Group

Johann-Philipp Dilo
Dilo Group

German company Dilo Group is one of the leading equipment suppliers of...

Robert Brookins, Alexium International

Robert Brookins
Alexium International

Alexium International is a specialty chemical development company...

Tiasha Renganathan, Twinery Innovations by MAS

Tiasha Renganathan
Twinery Innovations by MAS

Twinery-Innovations by MAS is the innovation arm of Sri Lankan company MAS ...

Seema Agrawal, Artisan Saga

Seema Agrawal
Artisan Saga

Artisan Saga, founded by Kaushik Rajani and Seema Agrawal, is an online...

Sweta Agarwal, A Humming Way

Sweta Agarwal
A Humming Way

A Humming Way (AHW) is inspired by the old-world regalia of Rajasthan...

Vidur Adlakha & Riccardo Bennidini, La Fuori

Vidur Adlakha & Riccardo Bennidini
La Fuori

With an active presence in US, Italy and India, clothing brand La Fuori...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


April 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search