Neville Noronha is the Managing Director of Avenue Supermarts Limited which runs Dmart. He holds a graduation degree in Science from S.I.E.S College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Mumbai and a post-graduation degree in Marketing Management from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai. He has over 20 years of experience in the consumer goods industry. Prior to joining Dmart, he worked with Hindustan Unilever Limited for eight years. During this period, he worked in the field of market research, sales and modern trade and at the time of leaving this organisation, he was designated as the Key Account Manager – Modern Trade. He joined Dmart in 2004 as Head of Operations and became CEO in 2007. He led Dmart’s blockbuster IPO in 2017.
He attributes his success in steering Dmart to a keen interest for data, supported by best-in-class processes and having excellent leaders alongside factors which have been instrumental in running a tight and profitable ship.