Suryanarayana GV, the new CIO, is an alumnus of Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani, with over two decades of industry experience in Oil, Gas, Power, and Renewables, where he successfully implemented IT Strategies, Business Transformation, and large scale IT projects to drive business-focused success. He has worked with a number of well-known companies over the years, including Cairn Energy India and Tata Power. He will be responsible for driving effective digital transformation at Modenik, enabling a future-ready organization.
Utkarsh Thakur has joined Modenik as the Men’s Category Head of Marketing. He has 20 years of marketing experience and expertise in consumer understanding, brand management, product portfolio management, sales management, communication, and media, as well as exposure to Asian markets. He has worked for the WPP Group, the Bennett Coleman Group, and Titan Company Limited over the years. He will be in charge of marketing for the men’s brands Dixcy Scott and Levi’s, as well as Dixcy Scott’s women’s product Slimz, at Modenik Lifestyle. He will assist the brands in accelerating their growth across multiple categories and geographies.
Commenting on the appointments Mr. Sunil Sethi, Executive Chairman of Modenik Lifestyle said, “We are pleased to welcome both Suryanarayana and Utkarsh to our management team. Their joining comes at a pivotal moment in our journey as we aim to accelerate our growth into a sustainable and collaborative ecosystem.” Sunil further said, “Suryanarayana’s decades of expertise in the technology sector is of immense value to us enabling us to accelerate both the innovation and impact of seamless integration of IT. Utkarsh has a wide array of experience in the consumer marketing domain, making him an invaluable asset to our leadership team.”