Riyaaz Amlani (IND)
Riyaaz Amlani is an entrepreneur and a restaurateur based in Mumbai, India. He is the CEO and MD of Impresario Entertainment & Hospitality Pvt. Ltd and the President of NRAI (NationalRestaurant Association of India) and is often referred to as eatopian, hospitality wiz and a coffee baron.
Over the years Riyaaz has assured the cumulative expansion of Impresario’s operations across the country by establishing 42 restaurants across 15 cities. Its umbrella of brands include projects like Mocha, Smoke House Deli, Salt Water Cafe, Smoke House Grill, Salt Water Grill, Smoke House Room, Le Kebabiere, Prithvi Café, The Tasting Room and the very recent and successful brand Social (Present in Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore).
Throughout the years, Happy Socks expanded its reach to over 70 countries. While all collections are still designed in Stockholm, Sweden, the Happy Socks team came up with a new concept called Local Hero.
Collaborations are a vital part of Happy Socks' DNA and have contributed in the brand remaining relevant since it initiated the socks market in 2008.