Ranjith Ravindranathan is the Chief Operating Officer of Choppies Enterprises Limited, a retail chain based in Botswana and having operations in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia and Tanzania. He is responsible for operations of all the 220 stores under the group and is in charge of inventory management, logistics, maintenance, customer care, outsourced contracts, hygiene and safety and intangible product development including that of financial products amongst others. He has served Choppies for the past 7 years. Before joining Choppies, he has worked in Manufacturing and Education sectors for 12 years. He has graduation in Mechanical Engineering and has Post graduation in Management from Indian Institute of management Calcutta, India. He has also completed Sloan Fellowship from London Business School.