Kishore Biyani

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Kishore Biyani
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Born (1961-08-09) August 9, 1961 (age 53)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Residence Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality India Indian
Occupation CEO of Future Group
Spouse(s) Sangeeta Biyani

Kishore Biyani is an Indian businessman. He is chief executive officer (CEO) of Future Group.[1][2][3] Biyani raised $170 million by taking venture capital arm Future Ventures public in March 2011.[citation needed] Biyani is married to Sangita Biyani and they have 2 children and are based in Mumbai. His elder daughter Ashni is a director of Future Ideas, group's innovation and incubation cell.

Books[edit]

  • Kishore is the co-author, with Dipayan Baishya, of the book It happened in India: the Story of Pantaloons, Big Bazaar, Central and the Great Indian Consumer. The book has sold some 100,000 copies, more than any other business book published in India so far.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "#93 Kishore Biyani". Forbes. Retrieved November 16, 2012. 
  2. ^ Srivastava, Samar. "A Person of the Year: Kishore Biyani". Forbes India. Retrieved 3 May 2012. 
  3. ^ Kamath, Raghavendra. "Pantaloon's woes: High debt, slow sales". Business Standard. Retrieved 3 May 2012. 
  4. ^ "Retailer Kishore Biyani: 'We Believe in Destroying What We Have Created'". November 1, 2007. Retrieved November 16, 2012. 

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