The Chief Guest
Shri. Mansukh Mandaviya
Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Shipping and the Minister of State for Chemicals & Fertilizers.
Government of India
Born in a small farmer family of Halol in Paliatana district of Gujarat, is currently the Minister of State for Ministry of Shipping and Minister of State for Chemical & Fertilizers in Government of India. On academic front, he holds Post Graduate degree in Political Science from Bhavnagar University. The quality of human service in his nature motivated him to take up career in public life actively at a very early age. He was elected as member of Rajya Sabha at the age of 38.
Shri Mandaviya has innate ability of intellectual analysis and well-groomed leadership qualities. He has exhibited impressive qualities of his personality at many crucial junctures during his political career. This became evident in his speech on “2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” delivered at the United Nations. He has travelled extensively globally to explore mechanism and policies to help India grow at a rapid pace. He has played pioneering role in implementing various national agenda. He was re-selected asa Member of Parliament of Rajya Sabha for the Second Term in March 2018.
His unique decision making power and administrative insight have been instrumental in increasing the speed of road construction, decrease in cost of Urea and other fertilizers, establishment of more than 4000 Jan Aushadhi stores for 800 different medicines at affordable rates and reduction in cost of stents for heart and knee implants.
He has been nominated in different capacities in various government delegations to sign MoUs and develop bilateral relations with nations China, Israel, Oman, Dubai, Uzbekistan, England, Germany, South American countries, various countries of Africa, New Zealand, Fiji and Australia. He has played significant role in the growth and development of New India with his hard work, organizational skills and intellect.
The Guest of Honour
Bosch Rexorth India Pvt. Ltd
Mr. B.V Ramesh is the Managing Director (MD) of Bosch Rexroth (India) Pvt. Ltd. since April 2019. He previously held various roles at Bosch in Sales, Service, and Applications.
Mr. BV Ramesh studied Mechanical Engineering at Bangalore University. He started his professional career in 1991 at Yuken India in hydraulics engineering and joined Bosch in 1995.
He has rich experience in Sales, Service & Applications in various business units. He has been shaping the key business initiatives at Bosch Rexroth in India in close cooperation with Global HQ and Indian Management.
In his current assignment, one of Mr. Ramesh’s key target is to protably grow components and systems business with focus on localization.
The Digntinguest Guest
Shri Raju Shah,
Harsha Engineers Ltd.
Shri Raju Shah is the Chairman of Harsha Engineers Ltd. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Lukhdhirji Engineering College, Morbi in 1970. He has been associated with the Company since incorporation of the Company and is currently responsible for finance and technology functions..
He has been awarded as the “Best Entrepreneur – 2001” by the Ahmedabad Management Association, Ahmedabad.
Harsha Engineers Ltd. has received a TPM award from JIPM Japan for manufacturing excellence in 2016.
Currently, Mr Raju Shah is the Chairman of CII Gujarat State Council and he is also serving as a Managing Trustee – Aastha Charitable trust for the welfare of the mentally challenged and developing a residential Complex for 200 mentally challenged persons at the cost of 25 crores.