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Advocate Chandni Kapadia

Achiever's Success Story


Advocate  Chandni  Kapadia  started her career as an Assistant Merchandiser at JCPenney, USA in the year 1993, while studying Fashion Merchandising from  Fashion  Institute of Technology, New York. She later on went to pursue her Master in Business Administration from London School of Economics and holds a degree in Psychology and Philosophy as well.

She played an instrumental role in the pricing Strategy of the World’s Largest  Coffee  Brand  Starbucks in their Indian foray & training of staff & organizing its first Store launch in India at Mumbai in October, 2012

She walked her way up the ladder of success with companies like Earlson Trading UK, Delta Trade International, Debenhams PLC.  She has excelled in her roles as Country Head, Business Head and Asia Pacific Head in companies like NEXT, Accessorize, Calvin Klein & Guess.

Ms. Kapadia who is currently also working as an independent brand consultant for various International brands, has profitably run businesses, built Brands with a clear recognition in this challenging environment whilst providing impetus to strategic planning. She has over 20 years of experience of the International Market along with the Indian scenario. She has established networks, built a strong dependable team which is the key to any successful business & its smooth execution.

She was conferred with the World Women Leadership Congress Award in Feb, 2019 for her immense contribution to the fashion industry and was recently the recipient of Award of Iconic Women Creating a Better World For All in July, 2020 by Women Economic Forum, All Ladies League. She has also been recently conferred with the Black Swan Award for Women Empowerment by AsiaOne in support of UN Global Compact Network & Government of India.

Ms. Chandni Kapadia’s association with Education has been more than a decade old where she was first associated as a consultant for international and professional education and is now working as the Chief Operating Officer at GLS University established under Gujarat Law Society of which she is also the Chief Executive Officer where in she looks upon International Collaborations with different Universities across the globe, marketing and promotions of GLS University and plays a main role in Top Management Level Decisions.

Doing different things at the same time is always something that she has loved. Being a multi-tasker, she also is currently pursuing her PhD in management when she already holds a law degree with 9 Gold Medals from Gujarat University and is also practicing at Nanavati & Nanavati, Ahmedabad.

Her association with the field of education and law from design and brand management since the last decade comes with the noble thought of giving back to society as education has played a very important role in her life and she has always loved challenging roles as a leader.

Ms. Kapadia is an ardent lover of animals and is an advocate of preventing of street dogs against animal cruelty.


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