August 28, 2020
MD & CEO, Spencers Retail

Devendra Chawla (DC) is a gold medallist engineer, University rank holder, MBA of SIBM Pune and an alumnus of Harvard Business School via its AMP program.

An enthusiast of consumer behaviour and digital transformation, he recently finished his PG diploma in digital business. Over the years, DC has led leadership positions in Various Indian business houses and global MNCs and worked in several emerging and matured markets. He has served in Asian Paints, Coca Cola, Future Group, Walmart and now is Managing Director & CEO of Spencer’s Retail Limited and Nature’s Basket Ltd.

His thoughts have been published in leading publications like Economic Times, Business Today, Business Standard, Hindustan Times to name a few.

A start-up enthusiast, he has been a mentor to many start-ups; he takes keen interest in the development of start-up ecosystem. He enjoys sharing the learnings and teaches at Management Institutes, including Economic Times master classes and sessions on digital transformation with Dr. Ramcharan. He is a Co Chair of FICCI and have served on many committees of CII and FICCI.