Who: Harshavardhan Neotia
What: Elected as President of FICCI
When: 20 November 2015
Harshavardhan Neotia, Chairman of Ambuja Neotia group, was on 20 November 2015 elected as the President of industry body Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) for the year 2016
Neotia will succeed the current FICCI President Jyotsna Suri, Chairperson and Managing Director of Bharat Hotels Ltd, during the chamber’s AGM in December 2015.
About Harshavardhan Neotia
- Currently, Neotia is the Senior Vice President (VP) of FICCI.
- He is also a member of the Rajasthan Chief Minister’s Advisory Council and West Bengal Chief Minister’s Core Committee on Industry.
- Harshavardhan Neotia is the Chairman of Ambuja Neotia Group that covers the entire spectrum of the Real Estate industry including housing, hospitality, health care and education.
- In 1999, Neotia was conferred with Padma Shri for his outstanding initiative in social housing.