Ms. Aparna Piramal Raje

Designation: 

Columnist, Mint

Columnist, Mint

Ms.Aparna Piramal Raje writes on design in a business context for Mint, India’s second largest business newspaper, exploring the value of design to companies, their products and their spaces. ‘Head Office’, her popular monthly column in Mint, features the heads of organizations, and investigates the connections between their working styles and their workspaces. India's Urban Futures, a recent series on Indian cities, investigated select solutions to India's urbanization challenges. She also contributes frequently to the UK’s Financial Times Weekend, a leading global publication, and co-authored an in-depth report on the Indian Design Industry for the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). She was previously CEO of BP Ergo, one of India’s largest office furniture manufacturers, and has also worked with advertising agency Lowe London, UK retailer John Lewis and luggage manufacturer VIP. Aparna completed an MBA from Harvard Business School and read Economics, Politics and Philosophy at Oxford University.

speaker_year: 

2013

Serial Number: 

56