Ami Sachdev

Ami Sachdev

Redondo Beach, CA, US





Home Solutions Retail India Ltd, Mumbai, IN, Asst Manager

• Overlooked training and development of designers across nationwide company stores
• Developed customized training program incorporating design, technical and sales aspects of retail home business
• Routinely traveled to company stores to impart 3-5 day training
• Assisted design team at new stores with the start-up process
• Assisted design team with designing and conceptualizing display layouts for new stores
• Overlooked regional sales and managed team of 8 designers

Sep 2007 - Sep 2009

Nolte Home Studio/ Joop Living, Mumbai, IN, Design Consultant

• Managed high profile clients in terms of understanding requirements and planning kitchens/bedrooms complete in aspects of space optimization, ergonomics and aesthetics.
• Monitored execution to ensure timely and satisfactory results.
• Responsible for the entire kitchen division and overlooked entire sales

May 2007 - Sep 2007

Sleek International, Mumbai, IN, Asst Manager/ Kitchen Designer

• Prepared sales forecasts and analysis.
• Formulated marketing strategies that boost sales and achieve or exceed targets
• Managed trade show activities targeted at the Indian market
• Developed new business through expansion and maintenance of customer base
• Led a team of 5 designers, train them, monitor their execution to drive timely and profitable results with a keen customer focus
• Represented the company at a news channel – A due recognition of excellent communication skills

Apr 2004 - Apr 2007

A Group Design, Mumbai, IN, Designer

• Routinely designed residential as well as commercial spaces manually and/or using AUTOCAD
• Assisted in selections of color-scheme, materials and finishes.
• Regularly conducted customer site visits to monitor progress, gather customer feedback and execute improvements to ensure overall customer satisfaction

Sep 2003 - Mar 2004


El Camino College, Torrance, CA, US, AA

Feb 2011 - current

St. Francis School of Design, Mumbai, IN, Interior Design

Aug 2001 - Aug 2003