Sundeep Malhotra, Founder & CEO, Homeshop18 Honoured As Greatest Corporate Leader Of India
New Delhi, India, March 1, 2013: Sundeep Malhotra, Founder & CEO, Homeshop18 TV and Homeshop18.com, was recently felicitated as Greatest Corporate Leader for retail sectorat the Greatest Corporate Leaders of India Awards 2013. Sundeep was felicitated at the platform for his perseverance and determination that has helped position Homeshop18 as a leading virtual (TV, e-commerce and mobile-commerce) player in the retail industry today.
Homeshop18 has been constantly setting benchmarks in the virtual shopping space in India. Sundeep Malhotra, a veteran in the retail sector, conceptualized and established Homeshop18 as a trustworthy and accessible retail platform for shoppers and brands. He established the home shopping business in India in 2008 when virtual shopping was a rare concept. In 2011, he extended the virtual shopping experience with the launch of www.homeshop18.com. Supported by his strong vision and a multi-screen retail strategy, in 2013, HomeShop18 launched India’s first virtual shopping wall, Scan N Shop at New Delhi Airport, T3 Terminal. With continuous innovations like these, today HomeShop18 is the only retail company to be accessible across TV, web and mobile. When it comes to virtual-shopping, it’s one of the most preferred brands for millions of consumers across the nation.
Sundeep has 20 years of retail and FMCG experience. Prior to Homeshop18 he was the Executive Vice President sales for Pepsico Holding India. Earlier to Pepsi he had a 5 years stint with Benetton India as their Head Sales and Marketing for the Indian Sub-continent and a 10 year stint with Bata India Ltd, across various functions from Brand Management to Retail Head. His unmatched dedication in the Retail industry has earlier also been recognized with prestigious awards like Retail Entrepreneur of the Year at Star Retailer Awards 2012, Industry Leadership Award at Asian Leadership Awards 2011, eRetailer of the Year at Indian eRetail Awards 2012 and 2013, Retail Leadership Award at Asia Retail Congress 2012, and many more coveted awards are endowed to him.