His focus would also be on enhancing consumer satisfaction and to extend a wholesome & truly satisfying experience for the patrons of the group.
Saibal brings over 10 years of experience in the retail industry to his chair at Landmark Group Kuwait. Having worked across different industries in senior managerial positions in India, United Arab Emirates and Oman; he possesses invaluable knowledge and great expertise on consumer oriented businesses and the macro-environment that govern the trade in this region.
Commenting on his appointment Saibal Basu said:
“Landmark Group today is perceived as one the most popular retail organizations in Kuwait and has managed to maintain a fine reputation through its constant expansions regionally and within Kuwait. I am very proud to be a part of this diverse group and look forward to an exciting tenure in this country.”
“We will keep doing what we have done best over the years; that is constantly reinventing ourselves to improve the shopping experience of our customers in tireless pursuit to become the ‘Most Preferred Retailer’ in Kuwait. I would strive to put in use my understanding of business processes and knowledge of local and regional markets in order to ensure the greater success for the group in Kuwait” further concluded Saibal.
Saibal started his career with Landmark Group in April 2002 in Dubai, he later moved on to Oman where he took over the helm of the affairs of the company as General Manager. He steered the business in Oman to new heights with a clear business vision & focused approach which resulted in exponential increase in customer base & loyalty.
Coming from a finance background, Saibal has a major involvement in change management within several large organizations. He is known to be a compassionate, enthusiastic and dynamic leader with strong business acumen.
Landmark Group which was first established in 1973 with the opening of first showroom in Bahrain, operates an array of segment leading retail brands spread over 800 retail stores in GCC, Egypt, Jordan and India having a workforce of more than 31,000 employees.
Landmark Group’s presence in Kuwait is represented by flagship brand Centrepoint and is also augmented by popular brands namely Home Centre, Splash, Max, New Look, Bossini, Shoexpress, Paprika, Lewre, Reiss and Kurt Geiger. The group also operates F&B brands like Jungle Restaurant and Centrepoint Café.