Kabir Lumba appointed as Chairman of the Board of Lifestyle
Lifestyle International Pvt. Ltd. announces the appointment of Mr. Kabir Lumba as the Chairman of the Board, effective from 1st April 2021. Mr. Kabir Lumba is currently the CEO designate of Landmark Retail in the middle east and will be taking over the role from Mr. Ramanathan Hariharan. Hariharan will be retiring on the 31st of March 2021.
Mr. Ramanathan is associated with Landmark from the past 27 years and has built it a leading brand in the market, across several geographies. Ramanathan’s career has been inspiring as he steadily looked out diverse and new challenges and pursued them with focus and tenacity, throughout all these years. Lifestyle International is grateful to Mr. Ramanathan for his unmatched contribution that he has taken the company to this esteemed state.
Mr. Kabir Lumba has already been with the group for more than 16 years now. He has been the Managing Director of Lifestyle International Pvt. Ltd. since 2009 and helped the company to be one of the most reputed retail companies of the country. In May 2018, Mr. Lumba became the CEO of Max, Middle East and then took over the charge as the Group Director of Landmark Group with a broad portfolio of responsibilities. And on December, 1 2020, Mr. Kabir Lumba was appointed as CEO designate of Landmark Retail of Middle East.
Landmark Group was established in the year 1973, in Bahrain. The group has grown successfully as on of the largest retail organizations in the Middle East and India. Operating in more than 2200 outlets spread over 30 million square feet all across North Africa, Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent. Currently the Landmark Group has introduced various retail concepts on the country such as Max and hospitality concepts, Lifestyle, Home Centre, Hypermarkets and Spar Supermarkets, Krispy Kreme, Citymax and Fun City. These brands ensures delivery of a seamless shopping experience to customers.