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Knowledge Symposium on "Emerging Opportunities and Risk Management"

Knowledge Symposium by International Business Department of JIMS

Jagan Institute of Management Studies organized a Knowledge Symposium on “Emerging Opportunities and Risk Management in Global Business” in collaboration with Federation of Indian Export Organization (FIEO) as Knowledge Partner at India Habitat Centre on 17th October 2014

Experts from the trade and industry, government organizations, international business support institutions and academics were  present at the symposium to deliberate on two of the major challenges of  the present day global business challenges: (i) Doing Business in Emerging Markets – Prospects and Challenges, and (ii) Managing Challenges of Exchange Rate Volatility.

The Chief Guest for the day was H.E. Ms. Florence Imisa Weche , High Commissioner, Kenya High Commission, New Delhi and
 Mr. Ajay Sahai, DG & CEO, FIEO, Delhi was the Guest of Honour. The Symposium was introduced by Dr Ritu Bajaj, JIMS . Dr. J.K. Goyal, Director, JIMS in his inaugural speech introduced JIMS to everyone. A warm welcome to the Chief Guest was extended by Mr. Manish Gupta, Chairman, JIMS followed by Vote of Thanks by Dr Ashok Bhagat. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Sahai complemented JIMS for organizing an excellent session on such a relevant topic “Challenges of Global Business”. 

The Symposium was divided into two technical sessions

Technical Session I – Doing Business in Emerging Markets and Challenges

The eminent speakers of the session were:

Mr. Ajay Sahai, DG & CEO, FIEO (Chairperson)

Panel Members
  • Ms. Tanu Singh, Assistant DGFT
  • Mr. R.K. Sharma, Head Exports, Nestle India Ltd.
  • Mr. Parvathy Ramaswami, Director, Societe Generale, Mumbai
  • Mr. Sanjay K. Jain, Professor, Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi
  • Mr. Ahluwalia,  Member Managing Committee FIEO
Technical Session II – Foreign Currency Valuation & Risk Management Strategies

The eminent speakers of the session were:

Prof. Harkirat Singh, IIFT, Delhi (Convener)

Panel Members

  • Mr. Munish Sehgal, Ex-Treasury Head, Ranbaxy
  • Mr, Nitin Kedia, Treasury Head, Aditya Birla Money Mumbai
  • Mr. Gopal Bhattacharya CFA, MD, Head Global Markets of India
  • Mr. Arshjit Singh, AGM – Treasury, Punjab & Sind Bank
The program was well attended by dignitaries from the corporate like Jindal Steel , ISGEC , KS Commodities Pvt Lltd , Yes Bank , SRF Ltd , E Forex India ,  Societe Generale , Aditya Birla Money ,  Punjab and Sind Bank etc.