Sushant Dash appointed as Global Brand Director of Tata Global Beverages
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | July 23, 2013
Tata Starbucks, the 50:50 joint venture between Starbucks Coffee Company and Tata Global Beverages, yesterday announced the appointment of Manmeet Vohra as its new Director - Marketing and Category. In her new role, Vohra will lead all marketing and category aspects for the company in India. Prior to this, she was Marketing Director at TAG Heuer and brings 11 years of extensive marketing experience in the luxury industry.
Sushant Dash, who has been associated with the Tata Group for close to 12 years and joined Tata Starbucks in August 2012, will now be Global Brand Director of Tata Global Beverages.
âSushant has played an integral role in launching Starbucks in India and delivering the âStarbucks Experienceâ to Indian consumers. His commitment and contribution to our business has been invaluable and we wish him the very best in his new endeavour,â said Avani Davda, CEO, Tata Starbucks. âWe are extremely pleased to welcome Manmeet to her new role at Tata Starbucks. Her forward-thinking brand sensibility and cross-channel marketing expertise will continue to push us toward building a strong presence in this dynamic market.â
Vohra said, âThis is an exciting time in the Starbucks journey in India and I am looking forward to bringing my passion for elevating the customer experience to this iconic brand. I am humbled to be a part of Tata Starbucks â a partnership between two strong companies that share common values of responsible business ethics and commitment to community.â
Vohra will report to Avani Davda and will be part of the companyâs senior leadership team.
Starbucks entered the Indian market in October 2012 and currently operates 17 stores in India. Starbucks stores are branded as Starbucks Coffee â âA Tata Allianceâ.Own BestMediaInfo Android app for fastest updates and breaking news.Â Click hereÂ to download for free.