1977-2017 - 40 years of IFCCI

THE BIRTH OF IFCCI

The Indo-French Chamber of Commerce & industry was formally inaugurated on 3rd February 1977 in Mumbai (then Bombay) by Mr. Mantosh Sondhi [Secretary (Ministry of Industry & Civil Supplies - Govt. of India] deputising for then Union Minister of Industry Mr. T. A. Pai in the presence of the biggest names in the Indian corporate world back then. The founding members and general council included the following -

Founder President : Mr. Harish Mahindra [Managing Director - MUSCO Ltd.]
Founder Vice President : Mr. Maurice Bigoin [Manager for India - Banque Nationale De Paris]
Founder Secretary General : Mr. Minoo P. Vazifdar

Founder Council Members -
Mr. V Arunachalam
Mr. H. P. Nanda
Mr. Bhaskar Mitter
Mr. S. P. Godrej
Mrs. Simone N. Tata

Other prominent people who attended the launch in 1977 include the then French Ambassador to India - H. E. Mr. Jean-Claude Winckler and Mr. J. R. D. Tata [Ex. Chairman - Tata Group]. Catch a glimpse of the glorious day IFCCI was born.


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