AUG 25, 2023
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi attended the business lunch hosted by H.E. Mr. Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Prime Minister of Greece, in Athens on 25 August 2023.
The event saw participation from leading Indian and Greek CEOs from diverse sectors including shipping, infrastructure, energy, among others.
During his remarks, Prime Minister highlighted India’s progress in areas such as renewables, startups, pharma, IT, digital payments and infrastructure and the various initiatives undertaken to foster business. He acknowledged the role played by these industry leaders in strengthening bilateral relations and promoting economic cooperation between India and Greece.
Prime Minister encouraged the business leaders to utilize the investment opportunities in India and be a part of India’s growth story.
The following CEOs participated in the event:
|1.||Elpen||Mr. Theodore E. Tryfon, CO/CEO|
|2.||Gek Terna Group||Mr. Georgios Peristeris, Chairman of the BoD|
|3.||Neptunes Lines Shipping and Managing Enterprises S.A.||Mrs. Melina Travlou, Chair of the BoD|
|4.||Chipita S.A.||Mr. Spyros Theodoropoulos, Founder|
|5.||Eurobank S.A.||Mr. Fokion Karavias, CEO|
|6.||Temes S.A.||Mr. Achilles Constantakopoulos, Chairman and CEO|
|7.||Mytilineos Group||Mr. Evangelos Mytilineos, Chairman and CEO|
|8.||Titan Cement Group||Mr. Dimitri Papalexopoulos, Chairman of the BoD|
|9.||Intas Pharmaceuticals||Mr. Binish Chudgar, Vice Chairman|
|10.||EEPC||Mr. Arun Garodia, Chairman|
|11.||Emcure Pharmaceuticals||Mr. Samit Mehta, MD and CEO|
|12.||GMR Group||Mr. Srinivas Bommidala, Group Director|
|13.||ITC||Mr. Sanjiv Puri, Chairman and MD|
|14.||UPL||Mr. Vikram Shroff, Director|
|15.||Shahi Exports||Mr. Harish Ahuja, MD|