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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.


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”.


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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401 news items

Business Wire India (press release)
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 06:15:00 -0800

Commenting on the brand's association with KGAF 2016, Dipali Goenka, CEO and Joint MD of Welspun India Limited said, “We all live in our own bubble; a nest; a hub of emotional reassurance. This reassurance is symbolized as a cocoon, a metaphor for the ...


Tue, 02 Feb 2016 19:00:00 -0800

In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Dipali Goenka, CEO & Joint MD of Welspun India, said the company was confident of maintaining margins at current levels of around 27 percent and achieve full year revenue growth of 13-17 percent.

Times of India

Times of India
Wed, 20 Jan 2016 22:41:34 -0800

Dipali Goenka, CEO and jo Dipali Goenka, CEO and joint managing director, Welspun India, said: "We have supplied 4,000 pieces of 'Performance Gym Towels' to Sheridan Towels who are the official partners for Australian Open-2016. These towels were ...
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 ...
Economic Times
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:15:56 -0700

As MD of the Indian brand of towels used at Wimbledon, you'd assume that Dipali Goenka has seen many tennis matches live. But thanks to her busy schedule, turns out that Goenka is still waiting to witness a nail-biting Grand Slam match. Top tennis ...

Business Standard

Business Standard
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 01:42:35 -0800

Soon after its December quarter results, Dipali Goenka, executive director, Welspun India talks to Sharleen D'Souza about the company's ambitious expansion plan and how the company also looking at the domestic market to increase its retail footprint.

Economic Times

Economic Times
Thu, 07 Mar 2013 15:44:45 -0800

Braja Mishra, managing director of Welspun Corp, has been with the company since inception, except for a brief break in 2009. That was when, inspired by the entrepreneurial ethos of the group, he left to start his own business. Things didn't quite work ...


Wed, 29 Apr 2015 07:22:31 -0700

Below is the edited transcript of Dipali Goenka's interview with Reema Tendulkar & Mangalam Maloo on CNBC-TV18. Reema: What led to this kind of an operational improvement and do you think you can sustain your margins at 25 percent for FY16?

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