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Sunil Sethi

Named Vice President and Managing Director in August 2011, Nikhil Arora is responsible for charting Intuit’s strategy in India. He has over 20 years’ of global experience in corporate strategy, international operations, marketing, and finance in India, Russia, Central Asia, Eastern Europe and the United States.

Mr. Sunil Sethi, President of the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) is committed towards taking Indian fashion global by promoting the ‘Business of Fashion’ and has been operating for the last 11 years.

He is the Sr. Vice President, Li & Fung (India) – Home Furnishing & Handicrafts. He is also a member of the Board of Governors, National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), a member of National Apex
Committee, National Gallery of Modern Art, Ministry of Culture (2012-2015) , the Director, Board of The Handicrafts and Handloom Exports Corporation of India (HHEC) , Member National Advisory Board for Ministry of Tourism, Director, India Exposition Mart Limited, Greater Noida Expressway.

Mr Sethi is the Managing Director, Alliance Merchandising Company and Sunil Sethi Design Alliance. He is a member of the Working Group on Handicrafts & Handloom Sector for the 12th Five Year Plan,
appointed by The Development Commissioner for Handlooms. He is also the Ex Vice Chairman (2009), All India Handloom Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India.

Mr. Sethi has received the Lifetime Humanitarian Award for outstanding contribution in the world of the differently-abled, Lifetime Achievement Award for outstanding contribution to the promotion of Exports by EPCH, Lifetime Achievement Award for his outstanding contribution to the carpet industry by the Carpet Export Promotion Council.

He is President of “Parivartan a Non Profit Organization founded in 1999, a school situated in Moradabad that provides free Non-formal education to children entrapped in child labour. He is associated very closely with Tamanna, Khushii, The Earth Foundation and many more non-profit voluntary organisations, created for the purpose of providing help to children and adults with developmental and multiple disabilities and has raised funds through the programme “Floored By Art” –
An initiative with Artists and Designers to create Carpets.

 

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