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Srikant  Gokhale
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Srikant Gokhale

Adjunct Faculty in Marketing


  • Post Graduate in Management Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India
  • Graduated in Mechanical Engineering Delhi University, India

Research interests
  • Managing Retail.
  • International Business.
  • Strategy and Brand Management.
Work Experience
  • Teaching Experience
    • Adjunct Faculty - IIM Ahemdabad, (2011-2014)
    • Visiting Faculty - IIM, Udaipur, (2012-2015).
    • Executive Education Director - S L Kirloskar Centre, (2013-2014).
  • Professional Experience
    • Group Chief Executive Officer - Retail, Landmark Group, Dubai, (January 2018 to Present).
    • Chief Executive Officer - Emax, EMAX - Landmark Group, Dubai, (June 2016 to Jan 2018).
    • Group Chief Executive Officer - AL BABTAIN GROUP, Kuwait, (November 2014 to June 2016).
    • Chief Executive Officer – Asia pacific, Zee Entertainment Ltd., India, (February 2013 - July 2013).
    • Founder and Chief Executive Officer, East Avenue - A global Retail research company, (March 2011 - Dec 2014).
    • Chief Executive Officer - The Mobile Store Ltd., India, ( Part of ESSAR Group, a $30 Billion Conglomerate), (December 2009 - March 2011).
    • Chief Executive Officer - Impact Retail Ltd., India, (August 2008 - Dec 2009).
    • Managing Director – Retail India & China Operation ( Based in India), Alghanim Industries, India, (July 2006 - May 2008).
    • Managing Director – Retailing & China Operation ( Based in Kuwait), Alghanim Industries, India, (May 2004- June 2006).
    • Managing Director – China Operation ( Based in China), Alghanim Industries, Kuwait, (January 2001- April 2004).
    • Head of Operation – Consumer Electronics Retailing group, Alghanim Industries, Kuwait, (August 1996- December 2000).
    • Manager Finance – Consumer Electronics Retailing group, Alghanim Industries, Kuwait, (May 1992- July 96).
    • Manager – Strategic Planning, Kirloskar Oil Engine Ltd., India, (June 1989- April 92).
    • Manager – Supply Chain Management, Bajaj Auto Ltd, India, (April 1987-May 89).
Research Work
  • Working paper on "FDI in Retail a global perspective " jointly with Piyush Sinha.
  • Working paper on "Development of Modern Retailing in India: It’s Impacts on Distribution and Procurement Networks and Changing Consumption Pattern "Piyush Kumar Sinha, Srikant Gokhale and Sujo Thomas, Invited by Japenese University to present.
  • Working paper on “ Online retailing paired with Kirana- A formidable combination for Emerging Markets”. Published in Consumer Needs and Solution, Dec’15.
  • Registered case study on " North Avenue :Selecting a Brand Name"by Prof. Srikant Gokhale and Prof. Piyush Kumar Sinha, IIMA.
  • Registered a case study on "Sell now or never - Code name Presto" Prof Srikant Gokhale and Prof Piyush Sinha, IIMA.
  • Written case studies on :
    • Renew Blue a Best Buy turnaround strategy : Is it Working?
    • Landmark Expansion strategy in India : Single Vs Multiple formats.
    • Xcite, India - How to decide on store Footprint: Regional Vs National.
    • Transforming Alghanim Electronics : From Ordinary to Iconic retailer – 1992-2006.
Awards & Recognition
  • Best Professor in Marketing ( IIMA) 2012 by World Brand Congress and CMO Council, Singapore.
  • Best Professor in Retailing (IIMA) 2013, Devang Mehta National Education award.
  • A research paper titled “ FDI in Retail- A global perspective” has been accepted by American Marketing Association and Georgetown University for prestigious conference on International Marketing and Trade Policy in Washington DC held in March’13.
  • Invited by American marketing Association and Georgetown University for International Conference on Marketing at Cancun, Mexico conference April’14 to speak on research paper “Online Retailing Paired with Kirana – A Formidable Combination for emerging Markets”.
  • Invited to participate in CES 2010, Las Vegus for Super session on “Global perspective of Retail “ along with CEO of Best Buy, Walmart and Sony.
  • Invited by FICCI on Conference on Implication of FDI in Retail for various stakeholder.