Bijou Kurien to head the Managing Committee at In-Store Asia 2018
Bijou Kurien, Board Member - L Catterton Asia, will take up the role of Chairman for the Managing Committee at the 11th edition of In-Store Asia to be held in February 22 - 24, 2018 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. Bijou has been involved with In-Store Asia for over 15 years.
Bijou Kurien has been associated with marquee brands in the fast moving consumer products, consumer durables and retail industry in India for over 32 years. And his association with the development of Indian retail is over 25 years. After earning his spurs at Hindustan Unilever Ltd., he joined the founding team at Titan Industries, where he helped build powerful brands in the watch and jewellery industry like Titan, Fastrack, Sonata, Tanishq etc and also create India’s largest exclusive brand retail chains. In his stint with Reliance Retail, he was at the forefront of one of the most ambitious retail ventures ever which dramatically transformed the Indian retail landscape. Currently, he is an independent consultant and member of the Strategic Advisory Board of L Catterton Asia (a part of the LVMH Group), an independent director on several listed and unlisted companies, advises select consumer product companies and mentors a few start-ups.