AllSchoolStuff.com has expanded its senior management team to this effect, with the appointment of Sushma Katyar, as Director – Merchandising. Sushma is a veteran of the retail industry and joins AllSchoolStuff.com from Reliance.
Announcing this appointment, Manoj Chandra, Founder and CEO, AllSchoolStuff.com said, “I am delighted to announce the appointment of Sushma. She is an outstanding professional with in-depth knowledge of Retail Supply Chain. As a member of the Senior Management Team, she will play a key role in helping to lead the company through merchandising, right set of product offerings, supply chain and anticipate future challenges as we move ahead to create a dominant brand in India’s $10 billion educational supplies market.
Over the past Four months, since we started, we have created a new brand in the Indian retail environment, providing convenience to hundreds of consumers across the” country, offering over 15000 different school products from leading brands, all under one roof.
Sushma Katyar joins AllSchoolStuff.com from Office Depot Reliance Supply Solutions (P) Ltd., where she served as Category Head – General Office Supplies Category. There she has spent over Four years, being responsible for driving the Merchandising function. Prior to this, she was holding the position of Chief Manager at Reliance Retail. There she was overseeing the growth of the company’s entire stationery vertical across all formats. Also, previously she has headed the merchandising & buying division of Valdel Retail Pvt. Ltd. where she was taking care of multiple categories as furniture, apparels, toys, stationery, books, music, footwear, etc. During her career span of 13 years, she has been holding lead positions across multiple functional areas like Buying, Merchandising, Product Planning and Controlling in challenging Retail and Manufacturing environment.
Accepting the appointment, Sushma Katyar said, “I am pleased to join AllSchoolStuff.com, a first ever online platform for School Supplies. I look forward to experience the next phase of growth of the company which has already witnessed steady growth since its inception.”