Principal Strategic Partner

ACCA

ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the world’s most forward-thinking professional accountancy body. We have 208,000 members and 503,000 students worldwide. Our strategic vision is to be number one on developing the accountancy profession the world needs.

Our mission is to:
  • Provide opportunity and access to people of ability around the world and support our members throughout their careers in accounting, business and finance.
  • Achieve and promote the highest professional, ethical and governance standards.
  • Advance the public interest.
  • Be a global leader in the profession.

Platinum Partners

TRISTAR

Tristar is a global business, head-quartered in Dubai, which transports, stores and supplies liquid fuels to blue-chip clients including international and national oil companies and international NGOs. Its integrated energy logistics platform spans road and maritime transportation, specialized warehousing, fuel farms, commercial aviation refuelling and fuel supply operations.

It operates in more than 20 countries across 3 continents and has a 20-year proven legacy of operational quality making it a partner of choice to its customers, with a track record of profitable growth. The company operates to the highest international health, safety, environmental and compliance standards and receives awards for its exemplary record of operational and safety excellence.

Its strong founder-led management team drives a ‘business for purpose’ ethos focused on positive community impact including job creation in the countries in which Tristar operates. Tristar is committed to reducing its carbon footprint and is a signatory to the UN Global Compact which encourage businesses worldwide to adopt sustainable and socially responsible policies, and to report on their implementation.


OIL India Limited

The story of Oil India Limited (OIL) traces and symbolises the development and growth of the Indian petroleum industry. From the discovery of crude oil in the far east of India at Digboi, Assam in 1889 to its present status as a fully integrated upstream petroleum company, OIL has come far, crossing many milestones.Oil India Limited. On February 18, 1959, Oil India Private Limited was incorporated to expand and develop the newly discovered oil fields of Naharkatiya and Moran in the Indian North East. In 1961, it became a joint venture company between the Indian Government and Burmah Oil Company Limited, UK.

In 1981, OIL became a wholly-owned Government of India enterprise. Today, OIL is a premier Indian National Oil Company engaged in the business of exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas, transportation of crude oil and production of LPG. OIL also provides various E&P related services and holds 26% equity in Numaligarh Refinery Limited.


TEA Board India

TEA Board India is one of the industries, which by an Act of Parliament comes under the control of the Union Govt. The genesis of the Tea Board India dates back to 1903 when the Indian Tea Cess Bill was passed. The Bill provided for levying a cess on tea exports - the proceeds of which were to be used for the promotion of Indian tea both within and outside India. The present Tea Board set up under section 4 of the Tea Act 1953 was constituted on 1st April 1954.

Karnataka State (Platinum) Partner

MSIL

Mysore Sales International Limited is a Public incorporated on 17 March 1966. It is classified as State Govt company and is registered at Registrar of Companies, Bangalore. Its authorized share capital is Rs. 750,000,000 and its paid up capital is Rs. 427,347,712. It is inolved in Human health activities. Mysore Sales International Limited's Annual General Meeting (AGM) was last held on 25 September 2017 and as per records from Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA), its balance sheet was last filed on 31 March 2017.

Directors of Mysore Sales International Limited are Yashavanth, Gangaram Baderiya, Gowri Shankar Swamy Doddahuccai Channigappa.

Madhya Pradesh State (Platinum) Partner

MPIDC

MPIDC is the Single Window Secretariat for Investment Promotion and Facilitation in the state of Madhya Pradesh since 2004. MPIDC is primarily responsible for:

  • Development of Industrial Infrastructure
  • Industrial policy advisory body to Government of Madhya Pradesh
  • Incentive disbursement to the investors
  • State’s nodal agency for project monitoring group of Prime Minister Office
  • Building Brand MP

MPIDC has developed an “Information and Technology enabled” Integrated New Venture Establishment Portal (INVEST) portal, which covers the entire investment lifecycle of an investment proposal.
INVEST portal allows the investor to apply online for various approvals required to setup a business in the state. Currently, 32 services from 8 differerent departments are offered through INVEST Portal.

Maharashtra State (Platinum) Partner

Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation

Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) is a project of the government of Maharashtra state in India and is the leading corporation of Maharashtra. It provides businesses with infrastructure such as land (open plot or built-up spaces), roads, water supply, drainage facilities and street lights. Mr. P. Anbalagan, IAS, is the CEO of MIDC (Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation).

Gold Partners

Muthoot Microfin

Muthoot Microfin Limited (MML) is a part of the Muthoot Pappachan Group (MPG). MPG is one of the leading business conglomerates, with presence in multiple verticals. Muthoot Microfin Limited is a leading microfinance institution focussed on providing micro loans to women customers predominantly in rural regions of India. The company follows joint liability group (JLG) model of microfinance. Clients are organized in groups of four to ten women from economically weaker sections of society, living in rural and semi-urban areas or urban slums. The microfinance operations of the company are designed to promote entrepreneurship among women and inclusive growth. The institution provides financial assistance through micro loans such as income generating loans to women engaged in small businesses.


World Gold Council

The World Gold Council is the market development organisation for the gold industry. It works across all parts of the industry, from gold mining to investment, and their aim is to stimulate and sustain demand for gold. They frequently publish research that demonstrates gold’s strength as a preserver of wealth – both for investors and countries. They also provide analysis of the industry, offering insights into the drivers of gold demand. They have also launched various products such as SPDR GLD and gold accumulation plans in India and China.

The World Gold Council is an association whose members comprise the world’s leading gold mining companies. It helps to support its members to mine in a responsible way and developed the Conflict Free Gold Standard. Headquartered in London, United Kingdom, they have offices in India, China, Singapore and the United States. David Harquail became new president. WCG appoints David Tait as the CEO.


SBI

The State Bank of India (SBI) is an Indian multinational, public sector banking and financial services statutory body. It is a government corporation statutory body headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra. SBI is ranked as 236th in the Fortune Global 500 list of the world's biggest corporations of 2019. It is the largest bank in India with a 23% market share in assets, besides a share of one-fourth of the total loan and deposits market.

The bank descends from the Bank of Calcutta, founded in 1806, via the Imperial Bank of India, making it the oldest commercial bank in the Indian subcontinent. The Bank of Madras merged into the other two "presidency banks" in British India, the Bank of Calcutta and the Bank of Bombay, to form the Imperial Bank of India, which in turn became the State Bank of India in 1955. The Government of India took control of the Imperial Bank of India in 1955, with Reserve Bank of India (India's central bank) taking a 60% stake, renaming it the State Bank of India.


Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)

The programs underway at HAL are production of SU-30 MKI, LCA & DO-228 Aircraft;Dhruv-ALH, Chetak & Cheetal Helicopters, and Repair Overhaul of Jaguar, Kiran MkI/IA/II, Mirage, HS-748, AN-32, MiG 21, Su-30MKI, Hawk & DO-228 aircraft; & ALH, Cheetal, Cheetah & Chetak helicopters. The Company takes up maintenance and overhaul services to cover the life cycle requirement of all the old and new products. Presently, 13 types of aircraft/ helicopters and 14 types of engines are being overhauled. In addition, facilities exist for repair/ overhaul of various accessories and avionics fitted on aircraft of Russian, Western and Indigenous designs.

HAL is meeting the requirements of structures for Satellite Launch Vehicles and Satellites of ISRO through its dedicated Aerospace Division (ASD). HAL(ASD) has been the mainstay partner of ISRO for five decades and has supported throughout in the journey by providing hardware for satellites, SLV, ASLV, PSLV, GSLVMKII and GSLV MKIII (LVM3), Chandrayan-1, Chandrayan-2 & Mars Orbiter Mission. The division also integrates the L-40 booster rockets of GSLV MKII and delivers it directly to the launch facility. HAL(ASD) is establishing a comprehensive manufacturing facility for cryogenic & semi cryogenic engines and for carrying out total Integration of the PS2/GS2 stage of PSLV/GSLV MKII vehicle for ISRO.

Silver Partners

Universal Sompo

Universal Sompo Headquartered in Mumbai, India, Universal Sompo General Insurance Company Limited is a private public joint venture in general insurance where two nationalized banks, namely Allahabad Bank and Indian Overseas Bank, one private sector bank namely Karnataka Bank Ltd, one FMCG namely Dabur Investment Corp and a leading general insurer from Japan namely Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance Inc have formed a general insurance company. It is India's first Public - Private Partnership in General Insurance Industry.


ALMIDAS

Al Midas International Group is a diversified group across continent in many sectors and geographies, with sophistication in innovative cutting-edge strategies in structuring, implementing and co-investing in funds, brands and technologies, and lately prominently in FINTECH and Wellness, in a balanced portfolio.

Ron Chandiramani is the founder, sole owner, and Group President of the Family Office Al Midas International Group, with forty-five years experience in many fields of business, which he started as an entrepreneur, and pioneered by setting up businesses internationally since 1973, which he manages with a direct hands-on involvement. As a seasoned investor he continues to invest across sectors and is a highly sought after Speaker, Moderator, and Chair on Global Conferences, across several continents.


Khadi India

The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) is a statutory body established by an Act of Parliament (No. 61 of 1956, as amended by act no. 12 of 1987 and Act No.10 of 2006. In April 1957, it took over the work of former All India Khadi and Village Industries Board. The KVIC is charged with the planning, promotion, organisation and implementation of programs for the development of Khadi and other village industries in the rural areas in coordination with other agencies engaged in rural development wherever necessary. Its functions also comprise building up of a reserve of raw materials and implements for supply to producers, creation of common service facilities for processing of raw materials as semi-finished goods and provisions of facilities for marketing of KVI products apart from organisation of training of artisans engaged in these industries and encouragement of co-operative efforts amongst them. To promote the sale and marketing of khadi and/or products of village industries or handicrafts, the KVIC may forge linkages with established marketing agencies wherever feasible and necessary. The KVIC is also charged with the responsibility of encouraging and promoting research in the production techniques and equipment employed in the Khadi and Village Industries sector and providing facilities for the study of the problems relating to it, including the use of non-conventional energy and electric power with a view to increasing productivity, eliminating drudgery and otherwise enhancing their competitive capacity and arranging for dissemination of salient results obtained from such research.


Hero Future Energies

Hero Future Energies (HFE), one of the leading Independent Power Producers, is poised to integrate renewable energy in the energy mix of the country by identifying the best solutions and install renewable energy systems bench marked against the best-in-class engineering standards. HFE which came into existence in the year 2012, carries an illustrious legacy of the Hero Group. The company is focused on futuristic and clean energy. HFE has presence in nearly ten states of India with high quality operating asset base of across wind, solar PV (grid connected) & rooftop plants. We have established presence in select international geographies.


Starkey

Starkey Hearing Technologies is much more than the hearing aids we produce. We are in the business of connecting people and changing lives. We believe being able to hear the world and the people around us is as essential to the human experience as breathing. As a world leader in manufacturing and delivering advanced hearing solutions, our goal is to bring people together and make lives richer by empowering individuals to reach their full potential in life. In 1967, William F. Austin founded our company with the simple premise, "Alone we can't do much. Together, we can change the world." We live that vision every day. We are a proud supporter of Starkey Hearing Foundation, which helps people in need around the world receive the gift of hearing. To date, Starkey Hearing Foundation has provided more than 1 million hearing health care services to people in need worldwide.

Global Trade Partner

DMCC

DMCC is the authority on trade, enterprise and commodities in Dubai - home to the world’s leading businesses of today, and tomorrow. The most successful markets create conditions that enable producers, traders and consumers to thrive. DMCC is a Dubai Government Authority committed to developing these ideal conditions and has a strong track record in commodity trade facilitation where we encourage and support business through the platforms we provide. These include our Free Zone, commodity exchanges, legal and regulatory frameworks and our real estate offering.

DMCC is developing the ‘Burj2020 District’ as part of our DMCC Free Zone expansion strategy to provide leading businesses with a commercial property offering unique to the Dubai marketplace. Indispensable to the economic growth of the nation, we - together with our members - deliver strong performance today, and sustainable growth tomorrow.

Republic TV

Republic

Republic TV, is an Indian English-language news television channel. It broadcasts from its studios in Mumbai and Bangalore. Created by former Times Now Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, it was launched on 6 May 2017. It is owned by Rajeev Chandrasekhar, an entrepreneur and an Independent politician, and others including Goswami, along with his wife Samyabrata Ray.

Bronze Partners

Bank of Baroda

Bank of Baroda (BOB) is an Indian multinational, public sector banking and financial services company. It is owned by Government of India. It is the third largest public sector bank in India with a business mix of close to US$225 billion.

Based on 2019 data, it is ranked 1145 on Forbes Global 2000 list. BoB has total assets in excess of ? 3.58 trillion (making it India's 2nd biggest bank by assets), a network of 9583 branches in India and abroad, and 10442 ATMs as of July, 2017. The government of India announced the merger of Bank of Baroda, Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank on September 17, 2018, to create the country's third largest lender. The amalgamation is the first-ever three-way consolidation of banks in the country, with a combined business of Rs 14.82 lakh crore, making it the third largest bank.


Doha Bank

Doha Bank is one of the largest commercial banks in the State of Qatar. It was incorporated in 1978 and commenced its domestic and international banking services in Doha, Qatar on March 15, 1979. As one of Qatar’s leading financial services company, Doha Bank is committed to making banking work for customers and clients like it never has before. Through innovative technologies and the ingenuity of its people, Doha Bank provides individuals and commercial, corporate and institutional clients across Qatar and even internationally, new and better ways to manage their financial lives. The company enables customers to do their banking and investing whenever, wherever and however they choose through an extensive network, and multiple access channels.


GAIL

Gail (India) Limited (GAIL) (formerly known as Gas Authority of India Limited) is Government of India undertaking company. Gail is the largest state-owned natural gas processing and distribution company in India. It is headquartered in New Delhi. It is a state-owned enterprise of the Government of India, under the administrative control of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas. It has the following business segments: natural gas, liquid hydrocarbon, liquefied petroleum gas transmission, petrochemical, city gas distribution, exploration and production, GAILTEL and electricity generation. GAIL was conferred with the Maharatna status on 1 Feb 2013, by the Government of India. Only eight other Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs) enjoy this coveted status amongst all central CPSEs. GAIL was listed in the 131st position among India's most trusted brands according to the Brand Trust Report 2014, a study conducted by the Trust Research Advisory.


Punjab National Bank (International)

Punjab National Bank (International) Limited (PNBIL) is a UK incorporated commercial bank offering a range of Financial services to its customers. PNBIL is the wholly owned subsidiary of Punjab National Bank (PNB), India. PNB is a leading public sector bank in India having more than 100 million customers and a network of over 6900 branches.

PNBIL was incorporated in UK on 13th April 2006 and registered with the Companies House in England & Wales under NO. 5781326. PNBIL has been authorised by Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and regulated by Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA). It got authorization on 13th April 2007 (Baisakhi Day and exactly 116 years after PNB was incorporated) to conduct Banking Buisness in UK under Registration No. 459701. Complete details of the authorization are available in FCA register.


Gulf Oil International

Gulf Oil International is part of the Hinduja Group whose core business is manufacturing and marketing an extensive range of performance lubricants and associated products for all market segments from Automotive, through Agriculture and Construction to General Industry. Gulf Oil International also licenses national fuel retail networks around the globe. The Gulf fuel brand is currently present at retail in 28 countries with more than 1500 outlets. Other Gulf Oil International Group businesses include Gulf Oil Marine, which supplies lubricants to the world’s shipping industry and which is present in more than 1000 ports worldwide. Other Gulf businesses include Gulf Aviation’s specialist fuel supply, Gulf Express quick-lube franchises and Argenfrut crop protection. Gulf has a number of key sporting partnerships. Since 2016 it has been Manchester United Football Club’s global lubricant and fuel partner. In top-level Sportscar racing, Gulf supports Gulf Racing in the World Endurance Championship and, in motorbike sport, Gulf is technical partner to BMW’s manufacturer-backed World Superbike squad, Gulf Althea BMW Racing as well to as Aprilia’s factory Superbike squad, Milwaukee Aprilia and also to ten-time Top Fuel Motorcycle Drag Racing champions, King Racing. Gulf is also partner to New Zealand’s Highlanders Rugby team in the Investec Super League and to current champions, Chennai Super Kings, in Indian Premier League Cricket.

The Hinduja Group is India’s foremost privately-owned Group, with a global footprint across 100 countries, employing over 150,000 people. Founded in 1914 in Mumbai by Parmanand D. Hinduja, today the management, future strategy and focus of the Group is managed by the Parmanand’s four sons Srichand, Gopichand, Prakash and Ashok, together with the next generation of the family. With a century of experience, intelligent investment and disciplined growth, the Group has become an international multi-billion entity, active in eleven business sectors encompassing Automotive, Energy & Renewables, Banking, IT, Power Generation, Real Estate, Project Development, Media, Healthcare, Trading and, most recently, Cybersecurity.

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Associate Partners

MCDGI

MCDGI is a leading training provider for corporate governance and capacity development in the Maldives market. MCDGI was established in April 2017 to cater for the capacity building needs of Maldives MCDGI’s work will remain focused on building the corporate sector of the Maldives. In our efforts we will focus on tailoring our programs to the needs of the Maldivian economic development. We will draw on the expertise of our local and international resource person’s pool and with consultations and collaborations we design, develop and deliver training programmes to international standards. We will also share our expertise and knowledge to our stakeholders and spread our collaborations and network to the far corners of the world to achieve our mission. We also provide tactical services to carry out tailor made capacity building programs for corporate and regulatory institutions.


Corporate Governance Association of Turkey

Founded in 2003, Corporate Governance Association of Turkey (TKYD) is a non-profit organization aiming to develop and promote adherence to corporate governance standards and guidelines in Turkey. Starting from publicly-held to family owned companies, from the state-owned enterprises to civil society organizations, from the sport clubs to economy journalism, conformance with the corporate governance principles is becoming more important as the basic tool for and the basic principle of a fair, transparent, accountable and responsible environment for today's global business world. Over 613 board members and senior executives meet at at TKYD to shape the future implementation of corporate governance practices in Turkey with the task of informing the public to keep abreast of these changes.


NBI

National Banking Institute Limited (NBI) is national level apex banking and finance academy. It was established under the aegis of Nepal Bankers´ Association with support from Asian Development Bank. Apart from Nepal Banker's Association member banks, its promoters include Nepal Rastra Bank and Rural Microfinance Development Center (RMDC). The institute is registered under the Nepal's Company Act, 2063.


ICMAI

"The Institute of Cost Accountants of India would be the preferred source of resources and professionals for the financial leadership of enterprises globally." Mission Statement "The Cost and Management Accountant professionals would ethically drive enterprises globally by creating value to stakeholders in the socio-economic context through competencies drawn from the integration of strategy, management and accounting."

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ICAI

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is a statutory body established under the Chartered Accountants Act, 1949 (Act No. XXXVIII of 1949) for the regulation of the profession of Chartered Accountants in India. During its 67 years of existence, ICAI has achieved recognition as a premier accounting body not only in the country but also globally, for its contribution in the fields of education, professional development, maintenance of high accounting, auditing and ethical standards.ICAI now is the second largest accounting body in the whole world. ICAI UAE (Dubai) Chapter, established in 1982, is the largest, most active and award winning chapter amoung the 26 overseas chapters of ICAI.


LALCAP

Lalcap Ltd is a London based consultancy which specialises in investment opportunities in India, but which also promotes business activity with other areas of the world. See activities

Lalcap’s clients benefit from its expertise in the Indian market gained from a ‘hands on’ involvement in this area over many years. In addition, its clients can benefit from introductions to very senior level contacts across various sectors in private and public enterprises in the UK, India, the Middle East and the Far East. These relationships have been built and nurtured for over a quarter of a century.

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