President of Strategic Initiatives
Deepika Rana, President of Strategic Initiatives, is responsible for driving synergies across Li & Fung and introducing value-added strategies to Li & Fung’s customers and vendors.
Deepika joined Li & Fung in 2003. She was promoted to Executive Director – Indian Subcontinent & Sub Sahara Africa in 2014 and oversaw US$2.2 billion in turnover across nine production countries.
Deepika has more than 28 years’ experience in strategic sourcing and operations having begun her career in J.C. Penney Purchasing Corporation. Prior to joining Li & Fung she was the managing director of May Department Stores International Inc. India liaison office.
Deepika is a member of The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Textile Association of India, Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC), Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), Bangladesh Buying Office Forum and India Buying Office Forum.
She holds a Master of Arts degree in Business Economics from the University of Delhi in India.