Our leaders bring positive energy to our workplace, and create great results together with their teams. They lead by example, always driven by our values and our ambition to make our people and business grow.
Chairman and Managing Director
Viraj Didwania holds a Graduate Degree with dual majors in Commerce from the Business School and Economics from the University of Virginia. He has a vast experience in investment banking, M&A transactions and capital raising activities. Viraj is also the promoter of Foresight Bullion India Private Limited operating in silver wholesale trading business in India.
Chief Executive Officer
Mahesh Shah has more than 25 years of industry experience having worked in leadership positions across organisations like Landmark Group- Homecentre, NIlkamal Plastics – At Home and VIP Industries. He is one of the founding members of Hometown. He holds an engineering degree from VJTI and holds a Masters Degree in Management from SP Jain Institute of Management.
Chief Operations Officer
Venugopal B has over 25 years of Sales and Operations experience in key leadership positions at VIP industries, Damro Exports and Houseful International Ltd. He is one of the founding members of Hometown. He holds a Masters in Business Administration from School of Management- Annamalai University, Tamilnadu.
Chief Financial Officer
Harish Parasuram has 17 years of experience in FMCG and Insurance Broking Industries having handled various roles in Corporate and Management Accounting, Strategic Business Planning, Internal Audit & Risk Management, Treasury and Taxation. He is a Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and worked in key positions at Godrej Industries and Marico Ltd. before he joined Praxis Home Retail. He was involved with strategic roles in Insurance and Broking Industry before he joined Praxis Home Retail Ltd.
Chief Marketing Officer
Medha Tawde had around 17 years of varied marketing experience across F& B , Retail, Real Estate and Publishing. Her experience includes Burger King India, Tata Trent, Mahindra Group, Business World where she held key roles in Marketing and Consumer functions before she joined Praxis Home Retail Ltd. She holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management Studies from NMIMS. She is an IIM-Calcutta alumni with an Advanced Program in Strategic Marketing.