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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 Managing director of Welspun Global Brands Ltd. and heads the 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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136 news items

Economic Times
Tue, 09 Jun 2015 00:18:45 -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 ...

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
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:11:15 -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 ...

The Hans India

The Hans India
Sat, 07 Nov 2015 10:55:57 -0800

... it in a bright pop colour and hang framed family photographs in black & white on that wall. This adds a touch of nostalgia to the room and adds warmth especially during the festive season. By: Dipali Goenka, Managing Director, Welspun Global Brands ...

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?

Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & Analysis
Tue, 07 Jul 2015 04:48:45 -0700

Dipali Goenka, also the Executive Director, Welspun India Ltd. tells us that the company acquired Christy, the British towel manufacturer, in 2006 and shifted its towel manufacturing base from Hyde, Greater Manchester to Vapi, Gujarat in 2010. Since ...
Economic Times
Wed, 14 Oct 2015 06:39:41 -0700

"Today, Indian companies together dominate the US market with 11 per cent of the total $17 billion home textiles market," Dipali Goenka, Welspun Global Brands managing director told PTI in an interaction at the company's US headquarters in downtown ...

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