Deepak Seth is the Chairman of PDS Multinational Group. The group was established by Deepak in 1987 with a single manufacturing unit in India, and today, due to his vision and entrepreneurship, the group, has evolved into a worldwide conglomerate with annual business volume in excess of $1 billion working with the best retailers and brands in the world.
Deepak is an Economics graduate from St. Stephens College, Delhi University and holds a MBA degree from Jamanalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Bombay, India.
He is an active member of the Apparel Export Promotion Council of India and held the post of “Vice Chairman” of the Eastern Region of AEPC for 2 years. He is also executive member of the Apparel Exporters & Manufacturers Association (AEMA) and was awarded the “Udyog Ratna” Award by the Haryana Government in 2006 for his entrepreneurial skills.
Deepak has been a pioneer in the field of social responsibility and launched the Pearl Fashion Academy which today is ranked amongst the best fashion academies in the private sector catering to the design industry. He firmly believes in giving back to society and is running various charitable organizations such as Meena Seth Clinic which gives free medical aid to the underprivileged as well as Arpan which gives free tuition to slum children between the age groups of 7 to 12 years in English, Mathematics and Science.
Under Pallak’s leadership and initiative, Norwest Industries Ltd diversified from an apparel manufacturing business to a global supply chain management conglomerate under the PDS Multinational Group. PDS Multinational manages the supply chain of major retailers and brands around the world and deals in various consumer goods ranging from apparel, footwear, home products, and beauty.
Pallak has opened sales and sourcing offices around the world attracting and managing the best talent in the industry. Under his leadership, the PDS Multinational Group has grown rapidly since inception in 1999 and Pallak has largely achieved this by organic growth which has resulted in a strong debt-free balance sheet.
Pallak Seth has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and International Business and graduated with a Magna Cum Laude distinction in 1998 from Northwestern University, in Evanston, Illinois, USA.
Pallak currently lives between London and Hong Kong and enjoys traveling, collecting Indian contemporary art, reading, and cricket.