TIL hosts CEOs’ roundtable with the President of Tanzania
June 30, 2015
Tata International (TIL) sponsored and hosted a roundtable facilitating an interaction with President of the United Republic of Tanzania, Dr Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, with a select group of Indian CEOs. The event was organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in New Delhi on June 18, 2015. Ms Janaki Chaudhry, Head Strategy and Business Development, and Mr Ajay Mehra, Head – Non Auto Business (Distribution), represented TIL.
Mr Madhu Kannan, Group Head – Business Development, Tata Sons and member of the CII International Council, moderated the session. The Presidential delegation included the Tanzanian ministers of Industry and Trade; Water and Irrigation; Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, apart from High Commissioners of India and Tanzania, and other senior Tanzanian government officials.
President Kikwete invited India Inc to enhance bilateral economic ties with Tanzania, while emphasising the long history of friendship. He spoke on the business opportunities in Tanzania and urged Indian companies to explore, expand and invest in sectors like agriculture, manufacturing, infrastructure, healthcare, tourism, ICT, mining, oil and gas, and logistics.