IMAGES South India Retail Awards 2017

The 2nd edition of IMAGES South India Retail Awards will see 10 of the top business visionaries from South India, those have built great Consumer Brands, Retail Concepts and Shopping & Leisure Spaces being felicitated at ITC Gardenia, Bangalore on 6th December, 2017.

Prelim Jury has shortlisted 25 names. In the next phase Jury leader Mr Bijou Kurien will discuss achievements of each individual and finalize 10 names for 2018 honors. These individuals will be informed and we start working with their respective offices to ensure their availability for the felicitation evening. While presenting the honors the achievements/ success story of each honoree is shared with audience.


South has given India and the world at large many visionaries, business leaders and great entrepreneurs. South India has been a vibrant marketplace pretty much initiating the genesis of modern retailing in India. Businesses based out of South India have always been well ahead of the curve in retailing invention.

In the year 2016, Images Group instituted ‘South India Retail Awards’ to honour business legends, professionals and innovators in the business of retail and shopping centres based out of south India for Excellence in Retail and Customer Service.

Final 10 honorees chosen for this year:

Fashion, Jewellery & Lifestyle Accessories
Lavanya Nalli, Vice-Chairman, Nalli Group of Companies
LKS Syed Ahamed, Chairman, LKS Group

C K Kumaravel, CEO & Co Founder , Naturals Salon & Spa

Fresh Fruits & Vegetables
N Natarajan, Founder, Kovai Pazhamudir Nilayam

Food Service
D. Nagasamy, Managing Director, Thalappakatti Biriyani

Shopping Centres & Retail
Irfan Razack, CMD, Prestige Estate Projects
M R Jaishankar, CMD, Brigade Group

Consumer Electronics
Subhash Chandra , Managing Director, Sangeetha Mobiles
Giria, Chairman, Girias India

Richa Kar, Digital Entrepreneur, Founder, Zivame

SIRS 2016 Awards Gallery