WELSPUN GROUP CHAIRMAN BALKRISHAN GOENKA ASSUMES CHARGE AS ASSOCHAM PRESIDENT
Balkrishan Goenka, the chairman of the US$ 2.3 billion Welspun Group, has assumed charge as the president of ASSOCHAM (The Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India) for 2018-19. He succeeds Sandeep Jajodia, the chairman and managing director of Monnet Ispat & Energy. Balkrishan Goenka is one of India’s most respected and dynamic business leaders, under whom the Welspun Group has grown phenomenally to rank among the most notable corporate houses globally in the fields of line pipes and home textiles. The group has presence in more than 50 countries. Dr Niranjan Hiranandani, the co-founder and managing director of the Hiranandani Group, is the new Senior Vice President of ASSOCHAM.