Mr. Manu Kapur, President & CEO, Home Textiles division Vapi . Prior to his current role, Mr. Manu Kapur has worked with major retailer brands and trading companies such as IKEA, J C Penney, Metro AG and Li & Fung, on a global and regional basis. He led the setting up and running of specialty Home Furnishings & Décor stores for Reliance Retail and has worked extensively in the Rugs & Carpets area with the Murugappa group, exporting to premier customers all over Europe. In his last assignment, he was with J C Penney as the Vice President and Regional Director for South Asia and the Middle East. He has an experience of close to three decades of sourcing home furnishings and apparel. Mr. Kapur is a Post Graduate from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade and has studied Business Strategy at the Indian School of Business. He also holds a Master’s Degree in History from Delhi University.