M.B.A in Fashion Design
National Institute of Retail Management, Bengaluru, INDIA

Diploma in Apparel Manufacturing Technology
Apparel Training & Design Center, Chennai, INDIA

Diploma in Export & Import Management,
Indian Institute of International Trade, Bengaluru, INDIA

Diploma in Computer Aided Design (Gerber & Lectra)
Central Leather & Research Institute, Chennai, INDIA

Diploma in 3D CLO
Digital Fashion School, London. UK

Diploma in Adobe
Computer Software College, Chennai, INDIA

Diploma in 3D Studio Max
Computer Software College, Chennai, INDIA

Diploma in Computer Applications (MS Office)
Delta Infotech, INDIA

EXPERIENCE:

BIG STAR, Poland

Technical, Quality & Production Control

2018 – 2020

Brand / Retailer

ORCHESTRA, France

Senior Garment Technologist

2016 – 2018

Brand / Retailer

SHARAF RETAIL, Dubai, UAE

Garment Technologist

2013 – 2016

Brand / Retailer

RUSHI FAR EAST, CHINA

Technical Manager

2011 – 2013

Buying Office

PENGUIN APPARELS, INDIA

Pattern & Sample Manager

2009 – 2011

Manufacturer

AMBATTUR CLOTHING LIMITED, INDIA

Pattern Fit Technician

2004 – 2009

Manufacturer

SHORT SUMMARY:

  • 16+ years Experience in Garment Industry
  • 7+ years in Brand / Retail Experience based in Poland, France & UAE
  • 2 years Buying Office Experience based in Hangzhou, China
  • 7+ years Factory Experience based in INDIA
  • Managed 200+ Factories in 14 Countries (Europe, Middle East & Asia)
  • Woven, Knits & Denim Fabric Experience
  • Major Design Categories like Shirts, Tops, Dresses, Bottoms, Skirts, Trousers, Jackets, Skiwear, Blazers, 

STRENGTH:

  • PATTERN MAKING – 3D, CAD & MANUAL
  • RISK ANALYSIS
  • FITTING
  • CONSTRUCTION
  • QUALITY CONTROL
  • CHILDRENS SAFETY STANDARD
  • FABRIC ANALYSIS
  • MEASUREMENT ANALYSIS
  • DESIGN ANALYSIS
  • INSPECTION & AQL STANDARD
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION 24 x 7

BIG STAR, Kalisz, Poland.
Designation: TECHNICAL, QUALITY & PRODUCTION CONTROL
Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to Manage Factories in India, China & Bangladesh.
  • Fix all kind of technical related issues with Factories
  • Inspection Plan
  • Check Paper Pattern, Fabric Shrinkage, Wash Test Samples (Leg mocks) for Shades, Wash Effects, Hand feel, Shrinkage, Colour Fastness, KMNO4, Wishker Effect, Abrasion, Seam Strength, etc.,
  • Check Fit Samples, Size Set Samples, PP Samples, Shipment Samples
  • Conduct Inline Inspection and monitor all respective standards and comments are respected.
  • Conduct Final Inspection as per AQL 2.5 standard.
  • Check Bulk Fabrics Shades, Shrinkage, Wash Test, Twist / Spirality
  • Providing Care Label Approvals.
  • Monitor Testing Reports.
  • Co-ordinate with Internal Tech Team, Merch Team, Quality Team and Design Team also co-ordinate with Factory Team and Management to take necessary improvements in Production & in Products.
  • Reporting to Directors.

 

ORCHESTRA BUYING AND RETAIL PRIVATE LIMITED, France
Designation: SENIOR GARMENT TECHNOLOGIST
Job Responsibilities:

  • Managed Supplier’s in India, Sri Lanka & Pakistan.
  • Manage GRA (Garment Risk Analysis) for entire styles.
  • Manage GCR & SOP.
  • Managing Pattern Blocks.
  • Manage Size Set Samples (SSS), Pre-Production (PPS) Samples, Confirmative Samples (CCS)
  • Communicate all kind of technical queries to Head Office located in France.


SHARAF RETAIL, Dubai, UAE
Designation: GARMENT TECHNOLOGIST
Job Responsibilities:

– Handled all the liaison offices, factories, warehouses & retail shops in Europe, Middle East & Asia.
– Managing the styles together with Designers from proto development to End customer.
– Create & manage the tech pack. (Measurements, Construction, fabric, trims & accessories, Fit Comments, PPS Comments, Size set Comments, etc.,)
– Manage the Fit sections together with our in-house models & designers.
– Create & manage the pattern blocks.
– Manage the brand Standard under each nation’s textiles rules & regulations.
– Manage the Production Schedule with Suppliers.
– Manage the fabric consumptions reports for CMT placements.
– Strike off approvals for bulk after discussion with designers.
– QA / QC Inspection planning under budget level specially for overseas trips.
– Conducting Fabric inspections for CMT placements as per 4-point system.
– Conducting inline, pre final & final inspections in factories as per AQL 2.5 system.
– Conduct & managing the inspections in warehouses.
– Care label approvals.
– Manage the approvals (Fit, Size set, SMS, PPS, Shipment, Fabrics, Trims & Accessories, etc.,)
– Factory audit
(Supplier’s sourcing capabilities of understanding the fibers & process, production capacities, style handling capabilities, factory infrastructure, etc.,)
– Giving technical advice to the team & suppliers.
– Overlook the store operations & visual merchandising operation in the stores in all technical & quality aspects.
– International Human Body Analysis (Measurements) for UK, US, Europe, Australia & Asian market.
– Managing backstage works in International Shows like Singapore Fashion festival, Dubai Fashion Forward, etc.

 

RUISHI FAR EAST LIMITED, Hangzhou, China
Designation: Garment Technician -> Technical Manager
Job Responsibilities:

– Handled 20+buyers & 53factories in China, Hong Kong, India & Bangladesh.
– Create & Manage the Production Schedule.
– Manage (Check) the sample approvals as per buyer requirements.
– Attending the fit session in buyer side & solve the fit issues on spot like correcting the pattern. And then manage the pattern & samples in supplier side.
– QA / QC’s Inspection planning for Fabrics, In-line & Final according to the order quantity.
– Monitoring the communication between the Supplier to office & Office to buyer.
– Manage & approve the production file before send it to the supplier in all aspects.
– Manage internal system for better follow up the orders from the sample stage to shipment.
– Conducting the Factory Audit.
– Discuss the strategic planning & decisions together with Managing Directors.
– Diplomatic communication together with threading suppliers & buyers for release the cargo & payment related queries.

 

PENGUIN APPARELS PRIVATE LIMITED, Madurai, INDIA.
Designation: PATTERN MASTER / SAMPLE ROOM MANAGER
Job Responsibilities:

– Manage the sample room’s Pattern makers, sample tailors, QA, cutting master, etc.,
– Conduct the PP Meeting,
– Follows the sample from Proto, fit, SMS, Size set, PPS, Shipment sample.
– Conduct random inspection in production line, monitoring the measurements & constructions for bulk,
– Manage (Checking) day by day production output measurements.
– Manage (Checking) consumption by co-ordinate with cutting department, merchandisers & store managers, production managers.
– Conduct pre-final inspection,
– Teach & train the presentation standard to finishing department (packing, ironing, checking, button & trims attaching section), etc.,
– Conducting (Checking) button pull test, trims & accessories general sewing standards, etc.,
– Conducting random fabric inspections before cutting.
– Monitoring the bulk shade & segregate in cutting, production & finishing section, etc.

 

AMBATTUR CLOTHING LIMITED, Chennai, INDIA
Designation: EXECUTIVE PATTERN MAKER -> PATTERN FIT TECHNICIAN
Job Responsibilities:

– Pattern making by Manual & Gerber CAD,
– Attend Fit meeting and amend the pattern accordingly
–  Check Samples and Fit
– Prepare RND Reports
– Prepare VFA Reports
– Communicate with Bangladesh & Jordan Factory RND, Quality and Production Team
– Grading the pattern for production,
– Co-ordinate with Sample section, QA/QC, R&D, Production Manager, Sampling Coordinator, Merchandiser.
– Marker making, etc.

  • 3D CLO
  • Gerber Accumark
  • Lectra Modaris
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • 3D Studio Max
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • WordPress
  • English
  • Tamil
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Chinese
  • Bangla
  • Polish
  • French
  • German
  • Malayalam
  • Winner of 2004 – Best Fashion Designer Award by ATDC
  • Human Body Measurement Analysis Project for Middle East Market
  • Human Body Measurement Analysis Project for India Market
  • Pattern Design Management Program @ Levis Strauss & Co.
  • Multi level Waist Band Construction Project
  • Material Training & Business Management Program for Small Scale Industries
  • Typewriting Higher & Lower
  • Industrial Training Program
FULL NAME:                  R. GANESH KUMARAPILLAI
FATHER NAME                  K. REGHUNATH
DATE OF BIRTH                  03 FEBRUARY 1984
NATIONALITY                  INDIAN
SEX MALE
MARITIAL STATUS MARRIED & HAVE 2 KIDS

EMAIL: fashiondesigngk@gmail.com
SKYPE: ganeshkumarapillai
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SHORT SUMMARY:

  • 16+ years Experience in Garment Industry
  • 7+ years in Brand / Retail Experience based in Poland, France & UAE
  • 2 years Buying Office Experience based in Hangzhou, China
  • 7+ years Factory Experience based in INDIA
  • Managed 200+ Factories in 14 Countries (Europe, Middle East & Asia)
  • Woven, Knits & Denim Fabric Experience
  • Major Design Categories like Shirts, Tops, Dresses, Bottoms, Skirts, Trousers, Jackets, Skiwear, Blazers, 

STRENGTH:

  • PATTERN MAKING – 3D, CAD & MANUAL
  • RISK ANALYSIS
  • FITTING
  • CONSTRUCTION
  • QUALITY CONTROL
  • CHILDRENS SAFETY STANDARD
  • FABRIC ANALYSIS
  • MEASUREMENT ANALYSIS
  • DESIGN ANALYSIS
  • INSPECTION & AQL STANDARD
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION 24 x 7
  • GAP
  • BANANA REPUBLIC
  • LEVIS
  • DEISEL
  • ANN TAYLOR
  • J- JILL
  • BIG STAR
  • ORCHESTRA
  • GISELLA BLU
  • AURORA WILD
  • YAYA
  • SOYA CONCEPT
  • FRENCH CONNECTION
  • MARK & SPENCERS
  • MANGO
  • WHITESTUFF
  • MARMOT
  • MAYORAL
  • DEGREE 7
  • JAQUELIN RIU
  • MS MODE
  • COOL CAT
  • KAPPAHL