Nihir Parikh

Chief Business Officer, Nykaa

Mr. Nihir Parikh is the Chief Business Officer at, an e-commerce store that is focused on beauty and wellness products. He is armed with a degree of MBA from INSEAD, MS from Stanford University and BE from Mumbai University.

He began his career as an engineer at Genentech Inc, USA. He has also advised startups in India including FitPermit, Giftery and Aurality. After his stint at Genentech Inc Mr. Parikh moved to GE as a Business Development manager wherein his key expertise was focusing on strategy. He also launched a new business vertical called Enterprise Solutions.

At Nykaa, he leads the ecommerce business directing brand relations, product, technology, marketing teams and ensures their smooth functioning whilst making sure they meet the revenue target every month. His leadership skills and team building qualities ensure the teams are functioning towards the company’s vision and achieve the desired targets thereby driving the company’s growth and success.