- The Norwegian Business Association India recently concluded its 4th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on
- 2nd June, 2016 at Trident, BKC Mumbai.
Mr. Thor Eric Harestad( Kongsberg Maritime, India), Mr.Ashish Gharpure(Aker Solutions India), Mr. T.F Jaysurya ( Windsim AS) and Mr Pankaj Sharma ( Telenor Pvt India) were newly appointed to the NBAI Board.
Planned activities and events were presented for the remaining year which focused on seminars pertaining to sectors, knowledge sharing workshops, CSR, market study, Business Climate Survey and networking/ socials. NBAI officially announced and presented the proposal to conduct a business climate survey to study the business environment in India and future prospects which received an overwhelming response.
- The survey would be partnered by the Royal Norwegian Consulate General, Mumbai.
The AGM closed with maximum votes for approval of amendments and appointments of new board members it also witnessed impressive participation from various Norwegian Companies namely Aker, Telenor, Jotun, Statkraft, Norscot Drilling, Norinco, Kongsberg, DNB, Goltens and many more.
The meeting was succeeded by an interactive team Norway session addressed by H.E. Ambassador of Norway, Mr.Nils Ragnar Kamsvag, Mr Torbjorn Holthe, Consul General and Mr. Helge Tryti, Commercial Counsellor & IN Director on the vision and mission of their respective offices in India and their reach.
The AGM was held in conjunction with a CSR workshop co-ordinated by Innovation Norway,the seminar detailed the legal framework of CSR Laws in India which garnered an impressive involvement from members