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Dipali Goenka
Born (1969-10-13) 13 October 1969 (age 46)
Residence Mumbai
Nationality Indian
Ethnicity Rajasthani
Occupation Managing Director, Welspun India
Religion Hinduism
Spouse(s) B K Goenka
Children 2

Dipali Goenka (born 13 October 1969) is an entrepreneur based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is the CEO and Joint Managing director of Welspun India Ltd. Asia’s largest and the world’s third largest Home Textile manufacturer, and part of the US$ 3.5 Billion Welspun Group. She is one of the promoters of the Welspun Group. Dipali is a member of the Governing Body of FICCI FLO, the women's wing of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce, and the chairperson of FLO - Mumbai Chapter.

Background[edit]

Dipali is a graduate in Psychology and has completed the Owner/President Management Program from the Harvard Business School. She leads Welspun’s retail initiative in India and has set up distinct brand — “SPACES Home & Beyond”. Dipali initiated the set up of Welspun Vidyamandir High School, a school affiliated under Central Board of Secondary Education and Welspun Anganwadi, a pre-primary school in Anjar, Gujarat, India. She is also a trained Kathak dancer of the “Jaipur Gharana”.

Company[edit]

Established in 1985 as Welspun Winilon Silk Mills Pvt. Ltd, a synthetic yarn business, Welspun’s textile business emerged in its current form in 1995 with the incorporation of Welspun India Limited. It's one of the top three home textile manufacturers in the world, with world class manufacturing facilities in India. . Being the largest exporters of home textile products from India, the company caters to the likes of Wal-Mart, J C Penny, and Macy’s to name a few. The business is spread across the world with a distribution network in over 32 countries including U.S.A., U.K, Europe, Canada and Australia with more than 90% of the total production being exported. The Company is listed in Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) India and National Stock Exchange (NSE) India.

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388 news items

 
Hindu Business Line
Thu, 07 Apr 2016 03:41:15 -0700

Dipali Goenka CEO & Jt. MD, Welspun India Ltd., has made a powerful entry into the Forbes Asia's 50 Power Businesswomen List at the 16th position. The list showcases a year of accomplishments by the region's female entrepreneurs, recognizing the ...
 
Equity Bulls
Mon, 11 Apr 2016 11:23:17 -0700

Ms. Dipali Goenka, Joint Managing Director of Welspun India Ltd, has made a powerful entry into the Forbes Asia's 50 Power Businesswomen List at the 16th position. The list showcases a year of accomplishments by the region's female entrepreneurs, ...

Moneycontrol.com

Moneycontrol.com
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 03:18:45 -0700

Vertical integration, spinning unit helped margins:Welspun. Hospitality channel, along with the retail sales segment, have contributed to company's double-digit growth, says Dipali Goenka, CEO & Joint-MD of Welspun India. Like this story, share it with ...

Forbes India

Forbes India
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:48:45 -0700

Reliance Foundation Founder and Chairperson Nita Ambani debuts on the list this year, with State Bank of India Chairman Arundhati Bhattacharya, Mu Sigma CEO Ambiga Dhiraj, Welspun India CEO Dipali Goenka, Lupin CEO Vinita Gupta, ICICI Bank MD ...

Forbes

Forbes
Wed, 06 Apr 2016 14:41:21 -0700

Dipali Goenka 46. CEO. Welspun India. India. Five years ago, when Goenka took charge of home textiles maker Welspun India (part of her family's $3 billion in revenue Welspun Group), the buzz in the male-dominated industry, she recalls, was: “Welspun ...

Firstpost

Firstpost
Wed, 06 Apr 2016 23:19:36 -0700

Apart from Ambani and Bhattacharya, six women from India have made it to the list, including Mu Sigma CEO Ambiga Dhiraj (14), Welspun India CEO Dipali Goenka (16), Lupin CEO Vinita Gupta (18), ICICI Bank Managing Director & CEO Chanda Kochhar ...

India.com

India.com
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 08:45:00 -0700

5. Dipali Goenka. When 46-year-old Dipali Goenka took charge of home textiles-maker, Welspun India (part of her family's $3 billion in revenue Welspun Group) five years ago, she said the buzz in the male-dominated industry was: “Welspun has lost its ...
 
Economic Times
Tue, 09 Jun 2015 00:21:15 -0700

Expect continued strong performance of export driven home textiles business says Dipali Goenka, Welspun India while adding that innovation to be the key driver for the company going ahead. For the latest videos, follow us on twitter ...
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