Ashni Biyani has been whole-time Director of Future Consumer Limited. She has been instrumental in bringing in design-led thinking within the group’s decision making. In her current role, she leads a team that understands the nuances of Indian consumers. Ms. Biyani has led the conceptualization and launch of a number of retail formats for Future Group. She is currently focusing of creating futuristic food and fashion retail concepts. Ms. Biyani has graduated as a textile designer at Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology in Bangalore. She has also attended courses on scenario planning at New York’s Parsons School of Design and the Summer Institute of General Management at the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University.