September 23, 2020
CEO, Zalora Group

Gunjan Soni leads ZALORA – Southeast Asia’s largest fashion e-commerce player with presence across 7 countries with a team of over 1,600 employees. She brings with her over fourteen years of diverse experience in strategy, marketing & operations with a passion for AI & advanced big data analytics.
 
Prior to ZALORA, she was the Chief Marketing Officer at Myntra and Head of Jabong – both fashion verticals under e-commerce giant Flipkart group in India. In this role, she was responsible for marketing for Myntra platform and fashion brands, along with managing P&L for the Jabong business. Previously in her role as Executive Vice President for Strategy and CEO Office, with Star India (21 Century Fox subsidiary), she worked on new initiatives in broadcast content, launch of Digital platform Hotstar and new sports leagues in soccer & kabaddi. As Partner at McKinsey in the Consumer and Marketing practice where she worked across multiple consumer sectors and geographies, including India, UK, Singapore and Bhutan. She is credited for starting McKinsey’s Scientific Marketing practice for India.
 
She is on the advisory board for Ad-Tech India & London, Facebook Global Client Council, InMobi Advisory board.
 
Gunjan is an MBA from XLRI, Jamshedpur and has also worked with Infosys as a software engineer at the beginning of her career.
 
She has been recognised in the Economic Times Top leaders 40 under 40 2018, Forture 40 under 40, 2017, ‘The Economic Times – Women Ahead’ listed her among the top 30 women leaders in Business