MD & CEO Archive

Siemens Home Appliances Launches its first ever brand store in Kolkata, forays in the Eastern market

Introduces its exclusive range of futuristic and technologically advanced built-in home appliances in the Eastern market Kolkata, 30th August, 2016: Siemens Home Appliances, Germany’s Number one home appliances brand and pioneer in built in appliances in India, today  inaugurated its first ever retail brand store in Dhakuria, Kolkata. The exclusive 1467 sqft Siemens brand store

ICICI Bank launches ‘Unified Payments Interface’ (UPI) for its mobile banking applications

Offers UPI in ‘Pockets’ for use by anyone including non-ICICI Bank customers Also available on ‘iMobile’ for its mobile banking customers One can instantly transfer funds to anyone round-the-clock on all days Mumbai: ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank, today announced the launch of ‘Unified Payments Interface’ (UPI) on two of its customer facing mobile

Indo-German Business Relationship – Our Experiences, Challenges and Opportunities

Indo-German Chamber of Commerce (IGCC) Kolkata jointly with Srita Heide International and IIM Calcutta are organising a seminar on: “Indo-German Business Relationship – Our Experiences, Challenges and Opportunities”   Date    :  Saturday, 27th August 2016 Time    :   10.00 am onwards Venue :   Indian Institute of Management Calcutta; Diamond Harbour Road, Joka, Kolkata (Calcutta) – 700104 As

Greaves Cotton continues its campaign against spurious spare parts

Mumbai, 23 August 2016: In line with its nationwide initiative of cracking down on the businesses of spurious auto parts, Greaves Cotton Limited, one of India’s leading diesel auto engine manufacturers’ recently raided shops in Pune. The team unearthed more than 516 spurious auto parts which includes Cam Shafts, Valve Sets, Filters, Bearings etc. The

Vodafone India Welcomes Government’s Decision to Enable e-KYC using AADHAR

Vodafone India has welcomed the Government’s decision to enable e-KYC using AADHAR. The e-KYC solution is an instant, secure and green mobile subscriber verification project, where a customer’s AADHAR card and fingerprints are adequate for both validating and activating new prepaid and postpaid connections.Customers will soon be able to walk in with their AADHAR card

RBI Policy Review: Reaction of Mr. Rana Kapoor, MD & CEO, YES Bank

In the coming months, the disinflationary impact will be upheld by a favorable monsoon and structural policy reforms instituted by the government. Hence, notwithstanding the current pause, this will engender 50-100 bps space for incremental monetary easing before end of FY17.  

Jabong’s parent company Global Fashion Group secures EUR 300 million from Kinnevik and Rocket Internet

New Delhi, 2 May, 2016: Global Fashion Group, which is the parent company of India’s leading online fashion portal Jabong, has successfully secured a funding of EUR 300 m from Kinnevik and Rocket Internet.  While Rocket Internet will underwrite around EUR 100 million of the financing, it will invest around EUR 85 million including the conversion of an

Shikha Sharma, MD & CEO, Axis Bank Releases Report on  Creating Equitable Career Paths for Women as Genpact Centre for Women’s Leadership (GCWL) celebrates its first anniversary

New Delhi, April 22nd 2016: The Genpact Centre for Women’s Leadership (GCWL), a collaborative venture between Genpact and Ashoka University at Sonepat, celebrated its first anniversary at the India Habitat Center in Delhi by launching research findings featuring insights on corporate India.   An Executive Briefing on the research “Creating Equitable Career Paths for Women

Rana Kapoor, MD & CEO, YES Bank and Chairman, YES Institute on the Maritime India Summit 2016

Commenting on the Maritime India Summit 2016, Mr. Rana Kapoor, MD & CEO, YES Bank and Chairman, YES Institute, said, “As India’s aspiration to progress from a ‘globally dependent emerging nation’ to an ‘economic superpower’ accelerating the role of the maritime sector takes center stage. India, with its more than 7,500 Km coastline, navigable inland

Aviva rolls out Aviva Affluence – A ULIP for HNIs

Choice of premium payment term, starting from 5 years Range of seven fund options to choose from Exclusive services like dedicated product expert on call New Delhi/ Mumbai, March 21, 2016: Aviva Life Insurance has announced the launch of its new Unit-Linked Insurance Plan – Aviva Affluence. It is an exclusive product aimed at high net-worth individuals