Shri B S Nagesh is the Founder of TRRAIN (Trust for Retailers and Retail Associates of India). He is the Chairman of Shoppers Stop Limited. He has been the guiding force from the first store set-up in Andheri, Mumbai, where the store has now reached a national presence with 74 stores in the 35 cities across Bharat. He is the only Bharatiya Retailer and the first Asian Retailer to be inducted in the World Retail Hall of Fame in 2008. He is the recipient of the Helen Keller Award for 2019 and he is an Ashoka Fellow.