Nivriti Rai appointed as Managing Director and CEO of Invest India

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Nivriti-Rai-appointed-as-Managing-Director-and-CEO-of-Invest-IndiaRenowned global business and technology expert Nivriti Rai has been appointed as the Managing Director and CEO of Invest India.

An Overview of the news:

  • Ms Rai takes over from Manmeet K Nanda, Joint Secretary, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), who assumed the additional charge of MD & CEO in the interim in March 2023.

Career of Nivriti Rai:

  • Ms. Rai joins Invest India after an illustrious 29 years of service as a global business and technology veteran at Intel.
  • She was leading Intel India as Country Head for the last 07 years and spearheaded Intel's growth and investments in the country.

Promotion of indigenous technology:

  • During his tenure at Intel India, he made significant contributions in the areas of indigenous technology development, start-up ecosystem, electronics manufacturing ecosystem and policy making, especially in the areas of critical and emerging technologies.

Awards and Honors:

  • Ms. Rai was also conferred with the prestigious Nari Shakti Puraskar for her outstanding contribution in the field of technology.

Invest India:

  • India's National Investment Promotion and Facilitation Agency.
  • Established: 2009 (Carried out as a non-profit enterprise under the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, Ministry of Commerce and Industry).
  • Invest India focuses on sector-specific investor targeting and developing new partnerships to enable sustainable investment in India.
  • It leverages private sector experts to meet the government's vision, which includes high standards of transparency, ethics and corporate governance.
  • Chairman of the Board of Invest India Secretary of DPIIT: Rajesh Kumar Singh.

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