MSMEPC State Council took oath, as did exhibitors like SIDBI, NSIC, the Central Bank of India, Khadi Industries, the Coir Board, the National Stock Exchange, and more.
The goal is to bring the benefits of schemes to disadvantaged entrepreneurs and revolutionise the industry with government institutions for new entrepreneurs.
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, September 4, 2023: The MSME Promotion Council organised the MSME Business Scale-Up Summit at Chennai’s Crown Plaza Hotel. During the event, all members of the Tamil Nadu team took an oath, including Tamil Nadu Chairman M. V. Chaudhary and other designatory. Entrepreneurs from Tamil Nadu and other states participated in the event, along with Union Minister for MSME Shri Narayan T. Rane, senior officials from MSME, NSIC, Coir Board, National Stock Exchange, Central Bank of India, Khadi Industries, and others. The event aimed to create awareness on revelling schemes, benefits, and privileges by various stack holders of the sectors, such as unions, state governments, financial institutions, supporting government and non-government organisations, etc., as well as to discuss the challenges faced on a grass-roots level by the sector and take appropriate and effective proactive measures to overcome them and let entrepreneurs flourish and contribute to the economic growth of the nation.
During the event, M. V. Chaudhary acknowledged Dr. E. Muthuraman, National Chairman of the MSME Promotion Council, and also expressed gratitude for the continuous support from honourable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and Union Minister for MSME Shri Narayan T. Rane. During his address, Shri Rane appreciated the efforts and initiatives of the Council to promote the MSME sector. He stated that under the visionary leadership of the honourable Prime Minister, his department is doing tremendous work to attain the goal of “ATMA NIRBHAR BHARAT”. Dignitaries included Vimalchand S, National Director; D. Hemamalini, National Director; M.V. Chaudhary, Chairman; Arun Suresh, Vice Chairman; Frabclin M, State Director; Vishal Kumar, State Director; Harish Ke A, State Director; M. Vasanth Rajan, State Director; Somdundaram Manikandan, State Director; Manoj Krishna, Executive Member; Reni Priya, Executive Member; Charles, Executive Member; Shiv, Suganti Sundar, Executive Member; Balasaranan, Executive Member; Natesh Ramasamy, Executive Member; K.S. Reddy, Executive Member; Sarguru P. Senthil Kumar, Executive Member; and others.
During the panel discussions, panellists including R.S.N. Muralidharan, AGM Corporate Finance Central Bank of India, Amburaj C, DGM SIDBI, R.L. Narayanan, Vice Chairman, R. Kartik, Director Digital Transformation Deloitte, Abhishek Jain, Director NepaBooks Limited, Kumar Saurabh, Director International Brand Equity, K. Gaurav Kumar, Gaurav Kumar and Associates, and others shared their views.
Dr. Muthuraman said that the MSME sector has tremendous room for expansion and unlimited potential for growth, as well as being beneficial to resolving major issues like unemployment and rural economic sustainability. He further added that if awareness is created at the rural block and panchayat levels and the schemes and policies are penetrated to the root level, the fruits of prosperity will be nurtured soon.
M.V. Chaudhary thanked Dr. E. Muthuraman for showing faith in him and giving him the opportunity to serve the MSME sector of Tamil Nadu. Furthermore, Chowdhary added that we need to identify the challenges faced by the MSME sector on the ground and work for solutions to overcome them with other stakeholders. He assured that his team will go to all block levels and work proactively to cater at their best to the entrepreneurs, especially in rural Tamil Nadu.
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