Bengal Global Business Summit 2017

Gems & Jewellery Roundtable

The Government of West Bengal is organizing the 4th edition of Bengal Global Business Summit (BGBS) 2018 scheduled on 16-17 January 2018 in Kolkata. FICCI is the Summit Partner and KPMG is the Knowledge Partner.

As a prelude to the Summit, Sectoral Round-Tables on (i) Gems & Jewellery and (ii) Apparel & Textiles was organised in Mumbai on July 4, 2017.

Dr Amit Mitra, Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge, Finance and Industry, Commerce & Enterprises Depts., Govt of West Bengal, Mr Rajiva Sinha, IAS, Additional Chief Secretary, Industry, Commerce & Enterprises Depts., Govt. of West Bengal, Ms Vandana Yadav, MD, WBIDC addressed the sessions.

The sectoral roundtable on Gems & Jewellery was attended by prominent industry players/associations from the sector.

Mr. Mehul Choksi, Chairman, Gitanjali Group, Mr. Sanjeev Agarwal, Chair, FICCI Gems & Jwellery Committee & CEO, Gitanjali Group, Mr. Sumatichand Gouti, Managing Director, Sumatichand Gouti Jewellers, Mr. Vikram Merchant, Managing Director, RIO TINTO, Mr. Mukesh Mehta, Chairman, Indian Bullion and Jewellers Association (IBJA), Mr. Praveen Shankar Pandya, Chairman, Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), Mr Avinash Gupta, COA, Gems & Jewellery Trade Federation, Mr Pankaj Parekh, State President, IBJA, Mr Ashok Bengani, President, Calcutta Gems & Jewellers Welfare Association (CG&JWA) among others participated at the Session.

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