Harminder Sahni

Harminder, Managing Director- Wazir Advisors, has worked for over two decades as a management consultant in the “Consumer Goods, Retail and Textile” sector. He has advised some of the most reputed Indian and International companies in the sector on corporate strategy, business creation, diversification and performance enhancement.

Harminder has also been instrumental in developing India entry strategies and establishing India partnerships for many leading international brands including Giorgio Armani, GANT, Tommy Hilfiger, Mothercare, Esprit, Marks and Spencer and Escada, to name a few. Harminder has also worked closely with several private equity players on due diligence and M&As. Some of the PE funds he has worked with include KKR, Carlyle, ChrysCapital, Oak ventures, Sequoia, Premji Invest and Everstone.

Harminder has worked on various assignments with Ministry of Textiles on various policy matters including TUFS and also with State Governments of Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh to develop their Textile Vision and Strategy. Harminder has also helped apparel industry bodies of Sri Lanka and Mauritius to develop their long term industry vision.

Harminder has been a guest faculty at NIFT (National Institute of Fashion Technology), IIT (Delhi), IIM (Bangalore, Lucknow and Ahmedabad), ISB (Hyderabad), MDI (Gurgaon) and Pearl School of Fashion. Harminder writes regularly in various publications, is quoted very frequently on sector specific issues and chairs various industry events.

Harminder is an Engineer from TITS Bhiwani and an M.B.A from IMS Indore.