Indian-origin business executive, designated as CEO of FairPrice Group in Singapore

Chawla will continue Seah's efforts to drive the expansion of the company's physical stores and online retail,

Indian-origin business executive, designated as CEO of FairPrice Group in Singapore

Vipul Chawla, an Indian-origin businessman, has been chosen group CEO of Singapore's FairPrice Group, a union-linked supermarket food chain operator with almost USD 3 billion in annual revenue.

Chawla, 54, will succeed company CEO Seah Kian Peng on April 5 this year, a statement from FairPrice Group and its parent group National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) Enterprise.