MUMBAI, July 20, 2016 /CNW/ -
To Scale up its Operations
AZA Fashions launched its online platform, azafashions.com, to address the global market, particularly US, Canada, UK, Singapore, Australia and Middle East; it has taken off extremely well in the recent months. The company announced that it is further strengthening its leadership team by the appointment of Sushant Junnarkar as the Chief Executive Officer of its online business.
Sushant Junnarkar was the Business Head at Zovi.com. He has 15 years of experience across e-commerce, including the fashion sector and an entrepreneurial stint in grocery, marketing and sales in financial services and FMCG. Sushant also has a degree in Business Management from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad.
Welcoming Sushant onboard, Devangi Nishar Parekh, Director, azafashions.com said, "Sushant joins us with a wealth of experience. His appointment strengthens our team and brings leadership skills directly relevant at this stage. We have embarked on an ambitious journey of growth and one of the important requisites is to make AZA a compelling brand globally for our customers, offering them handpicked selection of the best in Indian designer wear and enhancing their shopping experience."
Commenting on his appointment, Sushant Junnarkar stated, "AZA brings in a unique advantage of an offline presence, a deep understanding of the designer fashion industry and strong designer relationships. I am excited to be a part of this team and confident that together we will emerge as a leader in online fashion space."
AZA curates the finest in Indian fashion and represents the pinnacle of modern luxury and service. Founded in 2005 by Dr. Alka Nishar, AZA has become a leading fashion authority in India. Located across Mumbai and Delhi, AZA stores deliver an extraordinary shopping experience, with customers receiving personalized attention from trained fashion consultants.
Promoted by Devangi Nishar Parekh, the AZA e-commerce store was launched in 2015 as a global web platform to offer clients the convenience of shopping the best of Indian fashion from anywhere in the world. Azafashions.com retails a curated selection of luxury apparel and accessories by over 100 of India's most recognized and talented designers, including Gaurav Gupta, Rohit Bal, Varun Bahl, Manish Arora, Payal Singhal, Neeta Lulla and more.
Azafashions.com recently launched the Manish Malhotra E-Boutique. It hosts an extensive range of fresh, contemporary styles that are ready to wear. This trendy new diffusion line consists of tunics with palazzo sets, embellished saris, printed and embroidered lehengas in contemporary silhouettes, occasion anarkalis and more.
Devangi has an MBA from The Wharton School and a Bachelor's degree from Cornell University. Her acute design sense and her creative expertise makes her the driving force of the company's strategic direction and marketing focus.
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