fashionandyou.com, the leader in Indian Online Fashion & Luxury e-commerce space, has announced that Pearl Uppal, the co-founder and CEO of the entity is moving on from her current operating role in the business.
fashionandyou.com, the leader in Indian Online Fashion & Luxury e-commerce space, has announced that Pearl Uppal, the co-founder and CEO of the entity is moving on from her current operating role in the business. Pearl Uppal had partnered with Harish Bahl, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Smile Group to launch the online retail venture in early 2010.
After successfully leading fashionandyou.com for close to three years, Pearl is moving on from the position of Chief Executive Officer in order to expand and build the next phase of her professional and entrepreneurial journey. Post her transition from the operating role, in the capacity of co-founder & shareholder, she will continue to remain involved in building fashionandyou.comgoing forward.
Said Harish Bahl, CEO Smile Group, “As fashionandyou.com will continue to focus on becoming India’s leading brand in online fashion and luxury e-commerce space, Pearl is looking to expand her professional horizons and will be exploring new challenges and opportunities in life as an entrepreneur.”
To ensure smooth operating transition for the incoming CEO, Pearl will continue to actively run the CEO's chair, with support from Harish Bahl, for the next few months.
Said Pearl Uppal, Co-founder & CEO Fashionandyou.com, “I now look forward to taking up new challenges that will expand my entrepreneurial horizons.As a cofounder, I will continue to remain strategically involved with the company post my transition from the CEO’s role.”
The company will be announcing the name of the successor shortly, who will take up themantle of moving the company to its next phase of growth.