A veteran of India’s home textiles industry has taken a new position at Nandan Terry. After several years at Trident Group, Mandeep Sethi has joined the company as President of Marketing. He will lead marketing and sales for the towel division as Nandan Terry looks invest more than $100 mn as it expands its bath and bed linen capacity.

Nanadan Terry (NTPL) is a part of a large Indian textile group, Chiripal, which has an annual turnover of approximately $1 bn. The diversified group has investments in spinning, textiles, denims, home textiles, BOPP films, infrastructure and education, among others.

“The terry business has been initiated in the US, Japan, Australia and Middle East over the past couple of years and we are now well placed to achieve significant growth across UK and Europe as well and we envisage an expansion of our terry towelling capacity by next year,” said Sethi.