The Rt Hon Priti Patel, UK Secretary of State for International Development, and Hon Piyush Goyal, India’s Energy Minister, launched the India Inc ‘100 Most Influential People in UK India Relations’ list. The index was published to coincide with the UK India Awards 2017 on Friday 12th May 2017, which were hosted by Indian actor, businessman and philanthropist Vivek Oberoi. The awards night was attended by Boris Johnson, HE Y K Sinha, High Commissioner of India to the UK; HE Dinesh Patnaik, Deputy High Commissioner of India to the UK; Lord Karan Bilimoria; Lord Jitesh Gadhia; Baroness Usha Prashar and Baroness Sandeep Verma, among 350 guests who celebrated the ‘Winning Partnership’ between the UK and India.
“The UK-India relationship is truly multi-faceted and I am therefore delighted to introduce to this list some of the most active and influential people in that relationship. The list focuses on UK_based individuals in public life, business, the professions and education, arts and culture who are making a real impact” said Manoj Ladwa, Founder & Chief Executive of India Inc.
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