Zakir  Shaikh


Executive Profile: Quality Management / Operations / Global Sourcing (Denims)
Having good experience of 19+ years in apparel & fashion denim industry with Quality management,
sourcing & operational expertise
Excellent Knowledge of various kinds of denim fabric according to its content, composition & product
development, Washing knowledge both wet & dry process with sewing quality procurement and costing.
Taking care of denim merchandise operations right from proto sample to its final shipment execution till it
sails to buyer
Oversee merchandising team, coordinate with other departments and all suppliers assure all sampling
development, all approval samples to production delivery are on time.
Collect cost information quote price to buyer and negotiate with supplier, delivery date confirm from both
buyer and supplier. New season planning and buying trip planning arrange.
Good connections in Global sourcing China, Bangladesh, and India with costing, quality monitoring,
vendor sourcing, pricing & order follow up till execution. With all team management...
Doing PP meeting & coordinating with quality team on daily basis for production & quality issue to achieve
& to maintain SOP as per buyer requirements.
Taking care of Denim category country level – China. Working with all buyers of UK, & US, closely for all
production & sourcing with proper TNA & CRITICAL PATH