Asutosh Kumar Mishra

... Functional Expertise

  • General Management
  • Project/Program Management
  • Designing

... Education

  • National Institute of Fashion Technology

    B.D (Bachelor of Design) - Fashion & Lifestyle Accessories

... Recognitions

  • Star Employee Award 2018-19 [Raymond] - For delivering consistent growth in a stagnant category

  • Innovation Award 2020 [Timex Group] - For leading wearables segment & launch of 3 products in a year

Asutosh Kumar Mishra

Asutosh Kumar Mishra

Highly motivated & passionate professional with around 8.5 years experience in Leadership, Category Management, Stakeholder Management, Product Design & Development in Smart Wearables and Fashion & Lifestyle Industry. Prior experience in NPD, Project Management & Market Research. Passionate about translating emerging businesses into successful brands and has public & private sector experience.


... Work Experience | 9 years

...Chief Operating Officer
...National Fashion Design Incubator, Ministry of Textiles
Mumbai

  • Strategic and executional leadership responsibility to setup Smart Wearable Systems (SWS) & Fashion & Lifestyle Accessories (F&LA) start-up incubator.
  • Lead infrastructure & department setup, incubatee enrolment & mentoring, establishing industry & investor relations by managing diverse stakeholders.
  • Kickstarted operations within 90 days. Prepared NFDI policy and utilized budget of INR 1Cr in H2 2020-21 towards procurement and infrastructure setup.

... Manager - Design
... Timex Group
New Delhi

  • Category Management & NPD of watches and wearables category for SE Asia for Ted Baker, Benetton, Nautica, Timex & Helix brands amounting to INR 150Cr.
  • Led contract design & manufacturing for ABFRL & USPL towards Covid contingency plans to augment capacity and generated INR 10Cr revenue (Jun-Aug 2020)
  • Led innovation to create seasonal breadth of 100 SKUs alongwith Timex US by amalgamating brand language, R&D, global trends and channel requirements.

... Asst Manager - Design
... Raymond Ltd
Bangalore

  • Responsible for NPD of lifestyle products, personal & travel accessories categories for Raymond, MTM and Park Avenue - a business of INR 300Cr.
  • Created competitive edge & delivered category growth averaging 15% by onboarding new vendors to develop high quality products and reduce costs.
  • Developed & implemented launch strategies to align stakeholders and cater to channel requirements of retail & distribution for a breadth of 500 SKUs.

Our Industry Partners

  • ACCENTURE
  • Adidas
  • ADITYA BIRLA GROUP
  • AMAZON
  • AXIS BANK
  • BAIN & COMPANY
  • BIG BASKET
  • BNY MELLON
  • Boeing
  • BOSCH
  • CITIBANK
  • CRISIL
  • DELHIVERY
  • Delhivery
  • Elastic Run
  • Fareportal
  • FLIPKART
  • GENPACT
  • GOLDMAN
  • GOOGLE
  • GROFERS
  • HDFC
  • HighRadius
  • HUNGERBOX
  • IBM
  • IDEA
  • IDFC
  • INFOSYS
  • SHEL
  • Upgrad
  • VMWare
  • Zinnov
  • ...
  • ADDRESS