Mr. Ashok Parekh is the founder of Kala Darshan who took inspiration from his father, at the Kala Niketan outlet on Queens Road, Mumbai in 1971. His first job as a Counter Sales Person let him enjoy day-to-day interaction with clients, gifting him an opportunity to have in-depth understanding of customers. He then stumbled upon the idea plus need of introducing unique designs.
Soon Mr. Ashok Parekh shifted his focus to the fulfilment side of the business. This new responsibility involved exploring the world to buy raw materials and diving deep into the fashion needs & trends of international market. His passion and profuse commitment towards research, developing and introducing unique range of women’s clothing made Kala Darshan one of the most respected apparel brands overseas.
Today Mr. Ashok Parekh is one of the highly respected leader's in Indian garment industry. He is also a passionate music lover and trained singer performing in music shows since many years.
After completing education, Mr. Mitul Parekh joined Kala Darshan as a management trainee in the year 1996. He impressed everyone with his skill to work on a transactional level and gained an in-depth understanding of the business. Gradually, he showed the ability to handle managerial responsibilities and was promoted to a leadership position. Mr. Mitul Parekh was eventually inducted into Kala Darshan Board as a Director in the year 1999 and is now responsible for Marketing, Business Development and Strategic Initiatives of the Company.