Vishal Mirchandani

CEO-Retail & Commercial, Brigade Enterprises

Vishal Mirchandani has diversified experience of 27 years in retail, consumer and real estate sectors. He was associated with leading business houses of the country that include the Brigade Group, Aditya Birla Group, Shoppers Stop among others holding business leadership positions.

He has been instrumental in leading Brigade Group’s successful foray in the business of shopping centres, evident in the enormous success of Orion Malls. He has also been instrumental in transforming Brigade Group’s position in Commercial Real Estate into one of the country’s most reputed commercial development companies. Under his leadership the Brigade Group now has more than 15 million square feet of space under development across Bangalore, Kochi, Chennai and in Gujarat.

Vishal has also done pioneering work in his past companies such as launching the country’s first Private Label business at Shoppers Stop, Implementing the first retail ERP system in the country, Launching Indian retail brand business in International Markets.

Vishal holds a post-graduate degree in management from the highly rated Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies besides being an alumnus of H.R. College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai and also holds an MRICs.

Vishal is a recipient of numerous accolades and more than 50 industry awards for his business initiatives apart from personal awards such as “Images Most Admired Shopping Centre Professional Award”, ET Award for Retail Excellence among others. He is also a regular speaker at various industry conferences and events.

Vishal lives with his wife and son in Bangalore and has widely travelled across the world.