Jayesh Dave – Managing Director
Mr. Jayesh Dave, a visionary entrepreneur, established Indian Drape in 1985 with a mission to bring exclusivity and creativity to the Indian home fabric and furnishing industry. Coming from a humble background, he knew the value of hard work and determination. He started his journey with traditional printing techniques like screen and table printing on cotton satin fabrics. But he was not content with the status quo, he was always on the lookout for new and innovative ways to improve his craft.
It was his relentless pursuit of excellence that led him to pioneer the use of transfer print technology for home textiles and furnishings in India. This revolutionary approach allowed for a level of detail and precision that was previously impossible to achieve. With this new technology, he was able to create fabrics that were not only beautiful but also durable and long-lasting.
His eye for exclusive furnishings and his ability to anticipate trends have made him one of the most sought-after industry veterans in the Indian home textile and furnishing industry. His philosophy of inclusivity has led him to build meaningful connections in the home furnishing industry, making Indian Drape a trusted name among designers, architects, and homeowners.
Today, with over three decades of experience in the industry, Mr. Jayesh Dave is a seasoned veteran. He has seen and changed countless fashion trends, always staying ahead of the curve. He is a true master of his craft, and his work continues to inspire and influence the home textile and furnishing industry. His legacy lives on through the company that he built and the countless homes that have been adorned by his home textile and furnishing creations. Indian Drape is a testament to his vision, hard work and dedication to his craft.
Palak Dave – Director
As a prominent member of Indian Drape, she joined the second generation business in 2018, bringing a new wave of energy and innovation to the industry. With a background in finance and marketing, she brings a unique perspective to the table. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Narsee Monjee College, while simultaneously pursuing a professional course in Chartered Accountancy. It was her passion for luxury and her desire to take Indian Drape to the next level that led her to complete her Master’s in Luxury Brand Management in London.
Palak’s diverse educational background has given her a well-rounded understanding of the home textile and furnishing industry, from the financial side to the creative side. She has an innate understanding of the luxury market, which she has been able to apply to Indian Drape’s home textile and furnishing products and services. With her on board, the company has been able to reach new heights and appeal to a wider range of customers.
Palak’s approach to business is one of constant learning and evolution. “I believe in continuously evolving my taste, learning from all stakeholders of the company and industry experts,” she says. “I am constantly following trends in the home textile and furnishing industry to bring exclusive products to the market. As consumer buying patterns change with each generation, I am the transition for the company, constantly learning, evolving, executing, and growing.”
She is responsible for product development, marketing, and overall management of the company, and she is determined to take Indian Drape to the next level. With her leadership and vision, the company is poised for even greater success in the home textile and furnishing industry. Palak is a true force to be reckoned with, she is not only leading the company to new heights but also inspiring the next generation of entrepreneurs in the home textile and furnishing industry to follow their dreams and never stop learning and evolving.