Avanish Agarwal

CEO, Jagdamba group

Avanish Agarwal is a young and dynamic businessman and entrepreneur with a vision forward approach. Avanish hails from a business background with the family being in Jewellery business for over 87 years.

Avanish has been spearheading Sri Jagdamba Group for almost a decade and has been instrumental in setting up the online division of the group – www.jpearls.com, India’s first Virtual Online Jewellery Retail Portal. Today, jpearls.com is a well-versed name in the world of e-commerce when it comes to jewellery shopping.

An ‘ideator’, innovator, and new age businessman, Avanish strongly basis his principle of growth on the changing dynamics of the business world. Keeping this as his background, Avanish has also introduced a new twist in jewellery retailing by launching’India’s First Pearl Museum’ at their flagship store at MG Road. The store gives every customer an experience to take back with him, let alone his regular shopping. Going a mile ahead, he has also been key to opening their second store at HITEC within a short span of taking the reins in his hand. Today, he looks forward to further expanding his horizons and growing his front-end retail and e-tail simultaneously with equal ease and passion.

At such a young age, Avanish has feathered reasonable milestones in his cap with credentials of being awarded as India Today’s ‘Budding E-commerce Entrepreneurs’ six years back. Other than handling his regular family jewellery business, Avanish also actively looks at expanding his portfolio by investing in new ideas and start-ups.

An avid reader, tennis player and a part of the young India, Avanish believes highly in driving processes and policies to regularize work and make way for new things ahead.

Industry:

E-commerce

Area Of Expertise:

Entrepreneurship

Education:

A postgraduate in Family Managed Business From S.P Jain Institute and also a certified Gemologist