Anand Mahindra appointed to Board of USIBC

Written by FE Online | New Delhi | Updated: Apr 28 2014, 19:37pm hrs
Anand MahindraMahindra Group chairman Anand Mahindra has been appointed to the Board of the U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC).
Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group, has been appointed to the Board of the U.S.India Business Council (USIBC).

As a member of the board of directors, Mahindra will help promote the policy advocacy priorities of the USIBC and advise members and senior USIBC staff on a wide range of topics.

I look forward to contributing to the dialogue between the United States and India. The board is committed to advancing the commercial ties between both countries by focusing on key areas, including the lifting of FDI caps in sectors like insurance and defense, energy security, tax policies, protection of intellectual property, and immigration reform, said Mahindra.

The appointment was announced following the USIBCs annual spring meeting.

Anand Mahindra joins a prestigious list of CEOs and executives on the board, including Ellen Lord, President & CEO, Textron Systems and Banmali Agrawala, President & CEO, South Asia, General Electric.