India New Office Bearers Elected for CII Maharashtra State Council
President and CTO, New Businesses & Innovation Centre, Tata Chemicals, Dr Arup Basu has been elected as the Chairman of CII Maharashtra State Council. Whereas, President & Managing Director, Emerson Network Power (India), Sunil Khanna has been elected as the Vice Chairman of CII Maharashtra State Council.
Mumbai/India – Their names were announced at the first meeting of the reconstituted State Council held in Mumbai. Dr Basu said, “CII Maharashtra is committed to fulfilling the Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’ vision to make Maharashtra the preferred investment destination and thereby transform the state into a competitive manufacturing hub. Our key area of focus would be engaging with the State Government to bring in higher ease of doing business.”
This year, CII Maharashtra has taken up the theme ‘Accelerating Growth in Maharashtra: Focus on Manufacturing, Innovation, Skill, Entrepreneurship (MISE)’ for 2015-16. Following the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s clarion call to Make in India and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’ thrust on enhancing ease of business, the spotlight is now on manufacturing in the state. CII Maharashtra wants to work towards transforming the state into a global manufacturing hub with special focus on ease of doing business, innovation, skills and entrepreneurship.