Horasis India Meeting
Mr Sunil Kant Munjal, Chairman, The Hero Enterprise addressing a plenary session
AIMA was one of the co-organisers of the 12th Horasis India Meeting held virtually for the first time on 22nd June 2020. With a gathering of over 400 of senior thought leaders from across the globe as speakers, the Horasis India Meeting took an in-depth look at both the short-term and longer-term impact on the Indian economy. AIMA contributed to the discussions with a high profile delegation of speakers.
Addressing a Plenary Session on ‘Deepening India’s Transformation’, Mr Sanjay Kirloskar, President, AIMA and Chairman, Kirloskar Brothers shared with the audience that India has a massive opportunity in this pandemic and needs to focus on strategies to recommence on its journey of transformation. “Investors want to see more stability in the long term. Currently, people are investing in India, and that is a positive signal” he opined.
Mr Harsh Pati Singhania, Sr Vice President, AIMA and Vice Chairman, and Managing Director, JK Paper spoke about how the reverse migration has affected the economy in especially the manufacturing sector, but the sector needs to re-think and evaluate ideas where technology like artificial intelligence, data analytics play an important role. Mr CK Ranganathan, Vice President, AIMA and Founder & Chairman, Cavinkare, while speaking at a discussion on ‘Industry Delivering Solutions Locally and Globally’ said, “The FMCG sector is coming back to normal and should return to an earlier situation similar to what it was in January 2020, by the beginning of the third quarter.”
Some of the other speakers from AIMA included Mr Sunil Kant Munjal, Chairman, The Hero Enterprise; Mr TV Mohandas Pai, Chairman, Manipal Global Education; Ms Preetha Reddy, Vice Chairperson, Apollo Hospitals; Mr Harshavardhan Neotia, Chairman, Ambuja Neotia Group; Mr Rajive Kaul, Chairman, NICCO Group; Mr Kewal Handa, Chairman, Union Bank of India; Mr Hemant Kanoria, Chairman, Srei Infrastructure Finance Limited; Mr Pramod Bhasin, Founder, and Chairman, ClixCapital; Mr Ganesh Natrajan, Chairman, 5F World; Mr Richard Rekhy, Member of the Board, KPMG, UAE; Mr Vijay Thadani, Vice Chairman and Managing Director, NIIT; Mr Akhil Bansal, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, KPMG India; Mr R Mukundan, Managing Director, Tata Chemicals; Mr Suman Bose, Principal and Co-founder, GoFar Advisory and Investments; Mr Vineet Agarwal, Managing Director, TCI Group; Mr Pranjal Sharma, Contributing Editor, BusinessWorld; Mr Darshan Rathod, Cofounder, Acumen M&A Advisors LLP and Mr Kartik Sharma, Director, Agnitio.
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