TiEcon summit of entrepreneurs on April 7 & 8

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 02 Apr 2018 10:36:23

TiEcon summit of entrepreneurs on April 7 and 8 SUJA CHANDY BHAGIRATH MERCHANT

Business Bureau,

TIECON Central India’s largest summit of entrepreneurs comes with a theme of ‘Reinvent, Innovate, Succeed and Enjoy’. Keeping with the tradition of previous TiEcons, TiEcon Central India has a galaxy of stars more than 30 speakers with different backgrounds, profiles and expertise. TiE Nagpur will be organising TiEcon event which will be held at Persistent Systems, IT Park, South Ambazari Road, Nagpur. Timings will be from 9.30 am to 6.30 pm.
TiE Nagpur is all set to give entrepreneurs a treat of knowledge, wisdom, experiences, disruptive technologies, growth strategies and creativity.


Last few years witnessed a significant shift in the business environment. Be it methods of taxation, cash transactions, business opportunities or competition landscape.
Also, lot of initiatives has been taken up by the Government to nourish and promote entrepreneurship, which has fostered entrepreneurship in India.


To elaborate on how to derive benefits out of these initiatives, it has Suja Chandy as a keynote speaker who will speak on ‘Leveraging Government initiatives’. Suja Chandy is Vice-President of Invest India. In her current role, she heads investment promotion and facilitation across all ‘Make in India’ sectors. She was part of original DIPP assessment framework for ease of doing business. While she was working with KPMG. She brings around 17 years of international and domestic management consulting experience with both professional services firms and IT service providers. She is also frequent guest speaker at Foreign Service Institute and is acknowledged as ‘Knowledge leader for strategy and framework development’.


TIE Nagpur has always strived for growth of Nagpur entrepreneurs in Central India and contributes in the growth of Central India. In order to ride on the current economic trends and unlock business opportunities, another key note speaker is Bhagirath Merchant, Former President of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and Chairman of Visaka Industries.
Merchant has led many fund raising assignments through equity, debt, quasi equity and loan syndication.


Some of the well-known assignments managed by him include Reliance Industries Limited, JK Tyres Limited, GNFC, GACL and the first FERA dilution of Hindustan Levers Limited. He served as President of BSE Limited (known as Mumbai Stock Exchange).
He serves as the non-Executive Independent Chairman at Visaka Industries Limited.


He is one of the pioneers of the specialised NBFC industry in India. He was the President of India’s first private sector merchant banking company where he managed about 150 initial public offerings (IPOs), informs a press release issued here.


TiEcon is all set to delight Central India by plethora of speakers who will narrate their stories, share experiences and learnings and showcases young entrepreneurs and startups in all sectors to be a part of entrepreneurial journey of those aiming to make it big in the region.
For registration and details, interested can call on (Phone number: 9595568009) or www.nagpur.tie.org