Message from Our Managing Director

A leading integrated retailer, our Parent Company Transformco connects the digital and physical realms to provide an immersive experience to its members. Sears India enables its vision of ‘Making Moments Matter’ through intelligent automation solutions that fuel business-critical decisions. Our focus on innovation is paramount, and so is our attention to process and cost efficiency.

Our most important objective is and will always be a commitment towards enhancing member experience beyond their expectations. The keyword here is ‘beyond’. And the direction is ‘upwards and onwards’. We continue to deliver on our promise by hiring from a niche talent pool that is motivated to work with cutting-edge technology. Our people are our legacy and have been pivotal in creating real-world solutions for the dynamic retail space. The ever-emerging success stories are testament to our belief that ownership is the stepping stone to excellence.

We are constantly aligning our strategy and actions to meet member needs in a landscape driven by technological disruption. An agile approach and a digital mindset keeps us relevant and poised for continued growth. If you join us, you will work with teams that will support, challenge, and nurture you, and you will be able to make a distinct place for yourself through a well-defined role. Alongside learning and development programs, there would be multiple opportunities for you to showcase your talent and have fun beyond projects.

At Sears India, we continue to leverage our expertise and capabilities to drive impact-oriented outcomes for the communities where we work, play, and live. Our philosophy is to identify those organizations that are making a tangible and evident contribution to the society – and partner with them for fulfilling our corporate social responsibility.

About Rakesh

Rakesh Chawla is our Managing Director and Vice President. He heads India Operations and has spearheaded the journey of transformation from a nascent stage into the leading-edge product-centric organization that we are today.

Over the past five years, Rakesh has successfully established our development centers across India and led their growth as an agile organization that thrives on digital transformation and innovation. Along with establishing new product, technology, and operations teams, he has developed new capabilities, in line with the rapid retail landscape transformation.

His gamut of skills range from product design, engineering, and delivery management, solution development, and program and project management; he is known for being a hands-on leader.

Rakesh is an alumnus of BITS Pilani, with over 20 years of experience in technology organizations such as Microsoft, Amazon, IBM, and Unisys, to name a few.

Rakesh is an avid reader, an accomplished cook, and a keen golfer, and also enjoys playing the guitar.