Dy Managing Director, Style Spa Furniture Ltd.
Mr. D.K.Jairath, Dy Managing Director, Style Spa Furniture Ltd. & Indian Furniture Products Ltd., (KK Birla-Adventz Group) is a diversified senior business management professional in the industry. He spearheads the Group’s pan-India Furniture & Interior Solutions business, as well as several other key initiatives.
He is currently engaged in significantly transforming, modernising and growing the Style Spa Home Furniture Division, Zuari Furniture distribution business, establishing the Office-Institutional Furniture business, developing in-house manufactured Modular Kitchens business, incubating the E-commerce foray and Design-Global Sourcing – Manufacturing efficiency improvements with global perspectives.
Armed with an Engineer-MBA background, he began his professional journey as a trainee Engineer with Hero Honda Motors and then moved on to hold several key positions with Escorts, Yamaha, Godrej and Hindware-Somany Group. Amongst his most enriching and passionate experiences are the turnaround assignments during his Godrej tenure as well as the conceptualisation and establishment of the EVOK Home Interior Solutions start-up retail venture for HSIL. During his rich career span of about 24 years, he has successfully managed multiple Domestic & International SBU operations with diversified stints across sectors like Automotive, Engineering, Consumer Durables, FMCG, Retail, Services. Equipped with sound technical, commercial, HR and strategy skills, he says, “I am self-driven, fiercely ambitious and modest in my self-assessment. Success cues come from being able to envision the future, align to customer needs and competitive market characters and build motivated teams focussed on congruent goals.” Mr. Jairath was listed amongst the ‘Top 50 CXO’s 2012’ by Retailer.
He is actively engaged in facilitating education for underprivileged children and is also a member of the Institution of Engineers (India) and the All India Management Association.