Future Group reshuffles senior management

Date : 25 January 2017

India's largest grocery retailer has announced a major reshuffle of its senior managers, as it looks to treble its revenue by 2021.

New positions in FMCG, supply chain and marketing

As part of the restructure, Future Group has appointed a new CEO of its consumer goods function, CEO of its supply chain and logistics, and a new head of marketing:

  • Devendra Chawla will become CEO of Future Consumer, moving from his current position as president of Future's food and FMCG business
  • PV Seshadri has been promoted to Future Supply Chain CEO, from COO of its logistics business
  • Jishnu Sen will become Head of Marketing, joining from Grey India where he was previously CEO

Bolstering retail marketing capability

The new structure will aid Future Group in its ambition to treble its sales over the next five years, with further appointments also expected to be made shortly. Jishnu Sen will report to the CEO of Big Bazaar, Future Retail's main supermarket format and brings over 25 years experience to the retailer of building brand strategies with some leading FMCG companies.