Sumit Saran, Director, SS Associates, India


He is currently Director of SS Associates, a food marketing and consulting firm specialising in launching International foods in India.  The firm represents Washington Apple Commission and Pear Bureau Northwest in India and is responsible for designing and managing promotions for Washington Apples and USA Pears. From March 2014- April 2018, Sumit Saran was Head of the International Food Business for Future Group, one of India’s largest retailers. Responsibilities included leveraging relationships for setting up distribution channels for imported foods, establishing international tie-ups and handling international food promotions across the various retail formats that Future Group owns and operates.