Who was appointed as the Director General of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)?
Mr Dilip Chenoy was appointed as the Director General of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) on 22nd January 2018.
Dilip Harel Mitra Chenoy was born on 22nd June 1958 in India. Mr Dilip Chenoy served as the Managing Director & CEO of National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) from 7th May 2010 to 8th October 2015. Apart from National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) Mr Chenoy also served as the Director General of the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) and Deputy Director General of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). Mr Chenoy has also served as the Member of the Governing Council of the Institute of Applied Manpower Research and Member of Germany-India Skills Working Group. Mr Dilip Chenoy received the Rashtriya Media Ratan Award in 2013 and the Game Changer Award in 2015. At present Mr Dilip Chenoy is serving as the Chairman of Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology and the Member of the Board of Advisors of IILM.
The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) was formed 91 years ago in 1927 by Ghanshyam Das Birla and Purushottam Das Thakurdas on the advice of Indian freedom fighter Mahatma Gandhi. The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) is a non-governmental trade association of business organizations of India. With the headquarters in New Delhi India, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry is abbreviated as FICCI with the focus on policy advocacy. It is the oldest and the largest apex business organization in the country. Including the SMEs and MNCs FICCI draws its membership from the corporate sector (public and private). More than 250000 companies are the members of FICCI. The purpose of FICCI involves business promotion networking and policy reforms, serving worldwide. FICCI is spread across 12 states in the country and in 8 nations across the globe.