Ex-Jabong CEO Sanjeev Mohanty joins Levis Strauss & Co
Levis Strauss & Co has appointed Sanjeev Mohanty as the Managing Director of the company’s South Asia operations. Sanjeev was earlier the CEO and MD at the e-commerce firm Jabong.
According to LiveMint, a Levi Strauss spokesperson confirmed the development.
“Sanjeev brings more than 20 years of management experience to the role. We look forward to working with him to drive continued growth in the important India market,” the company said in an email response to the Mint publication.
According to his LinkedIn profile, Mohanty joined Levi Strauss earlier this month. This is his second stint at Levis. He had worked with the company as Product Manager from 1999 till 2001.
An NIFT alumnus, Mohanty joined Jabong in December 2015 and has been leading the charge of turning around the company that has lost significant market share to competitors like Myntra and Amazon. Prior to Jabong, Sanjeev also worked with the Benetton as the Managing Director.