Ruchi has been associated with the Apparel Industry from the past 15 years. Completed Garment Manufacturing Technology from NIFT in the year 2000. Ruchi has been associated with brands like Miu Miu, Ralph Lauren, Zara, Tom Tailor, Marlboro Classics, CDC, Rene Derhy and many more. Ruchi has extensively travelled to Paris, Germany and Denmark to keep abreast of changing trends and has liaised with international clients.
She joined the education industry in 2008 with INIFD, Nagpur, and after 4 years became the HOD of the Design Management Department. She was awarded in Academic Excellence by INIFD Chandigarh. While working with FDDI, Noida, as a Sr.Design Lecturer, she also completed her Masters in Fashion Technology from NIFT Delhi in 2013.
Her research on “Character Merchandise”-Scope and Presence in the Indian Market, has been published in ISSUU, a Danish Website. Her research has also been approved by NIFT Delhi, as a potential proposal for a PHD Award.