Marks & Spencer Reliance India Appoints Ritesh Mishra as Managing Director
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Marketing | May 11, 2022 | News
Marks & Spencer Ritesh Mishra
Marks & Spencer India has announced Ritesh Mishra, previously Head of Operations, and Property, as its new Managing Director for Marks & Spencer Reliance India.
M&S International Retail Director in the UK will be James Munson, who has overseen the India company for the previous five years. Mishra will continue to lead M&S and report to Munson from the India support office in Gurgaon, Haryana.
Mishra’s appointment signifies M&S values that encourage building skills and expertise within the business to nurture future growth and promote internal talent. It also strengthens the retailer’s commitment to India as a market to innovate and grow locally as one of the largest international retailers, ensuring customer centricity and maintaining its position as a great place to work.
Munson said, “As Ritesh takes over the role of M&S India’s new MD, we couldn’t be better positioned for the future. In his new role, Ritesh will be responsible for leading and accelerating the growth and success of our India operations. With his strong leadership, M&S will continue to remain the consumer-focused retailer that we are, always keeping customers at the heart of everything we do.”
Mishra added, “I have been entrusted with leading the business I love and have spent 11 years of my career working with. I am confident that we remain on track with our mission of becoming the No. 1 International retailer in the country. With a strong team to lead the way, we will continue to focus on growing our Omni-channel business so that more customers in India can shop with M&S however they choose.”
James Munson, who led the India business for the past five years, will now be M&S International Retail Director in the UK.