Head, Distribution and Logistics, Reliance Digital Retail Ltd
Lt Colonel Vijay Nair (Veteran), is an alumni of Symbiosis Institute of Management and the prestigious Defense Services Staff College and he comes with an impeccable academic record. Prior to Joining HyperCITY, (Shopper Stop Ltd), Colonel Vijay Nair has had over two decades of rich experience with the Indian Army. He is also qualified in Material Management, System Analysis and Programming, Project Management and has been certified in Retail Management by IGDS.
Colonel was responsible for set up of HyperCITY, (Shopper Stop Ltd) Domestic and Import Supply chain which prides itself of having the best internally managed logistics and distribution system in Retail.
Colonel, as he is popularly known in Retail SCM circles, has over 30 years of Experience, currently heads the Distribution and Logistics for Reliance Digital Retail Limited, the Largest Electronics Retailer in the country. Colonel is responsible for Logistics and Distribution, including last mile home Delivery. The Distribution network includes approx. 1 Mn Sq feet of State of the Art WH infrastructure that supports distribution to over 2000 store across formats (Digital Store and Jio Stores) located in over 800 cities in 24 states. Under his leadership Reliance Digital, has set enviable benchmarks for store fill rates, Home Delivery Execution, manpower productivity, damage and store returns handling and project implementation all of which has been possible for effective deployment of Technology.
Presently, Colonel is working on scaling up of operations for next phase of growth.