CSL organised an Investor Meet with AP Economic Development Board
A Special Investor Meet was organized by Centre for Strategy & Leadership (CSL) for a select group of investors, interested in investing in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday, 19 December 2018. The format was a one on one interaction between each investor and Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board, supported by CSL. The meet was a follow-on activity to support the investor awareness and engagement objectives of the workshop series “Andhra ka Vikas, Desh ka Vikas”.
Bhavna Saxena (IPS), Special Commissioner Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB)
Vikas Sharma, Director & Chief Executive, Centre for Strategy & Leadership (CSL)
Represented by: Ms. Manisha Malhotra (Head Sports)
Background: JSW Sports is the sports arm of the JSW Group, a $13 billion conglomerate with presence across India, USA, South America & Africa.
Investment Location: Open to all the cities in Andhra Pradesh
BSTS PRIVATE LIMITED
Represented by: Mr. Rahul Kalsi (Director) and Team.
Sector: Infrastructure Developer (Wildlife/ Beach Resorts, Residential Housing)
Background: A prominent infrastructure development company that has worked on commercial infrastructure projects across India
Location: Amaravati and other potential areas of AP as suggested by Hon'ble Special Commissioner, Ms. Bhavna Saxena
Represented by: Mr. Pranav Sharma (Director)
Sector: Infrastructure Consulting
Background: A Rs.2000Cr Infrastructure Consulting company with a strong network of 34 offices across India and working with more than 200 leading developers.
Location: Various cities in Andhra Pradesh
BALTIC CONSULTANCY SERVICES AND CVR-HOME GMBH
Represented by: Mr. Prashant Sharma, Director, BCS and Mr. Vetri Vel, Country Representative, CVR-HOME GMBH
Sector: Foreign Debt Investment
Background: A consortium of international investors with a pool of more than $800M to invest.
ASIAN ACADEMY OF FILM & TELEVISION, ASIAN SCHOOL OF MEDIA STUDIES
Represented by: Mr. Sandeep Marwah (Director)
Sector: Media and Education
Background: Sandeep Marwah is the Director of Asian Academy of Film & Television, and, Asian School of Media Studies. He is the founder of Noida Film City in Noida, UP.
BHAICHUNG BHUTIA FOOTBALL ACADEMY
Represented by: Akshay Chachra - Head Strategic Partnerships
Sector: Sports School / Academy
Background: Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools is a football youth development initiative by Bhaichung Bhutia, the Indian football team skipper, in association with Football By Carlos Queiroz, the Portuguese football academy by Carlos Queiroz.
Location: Open to all the cities
Represented by: Ms. Leena Gupta (Director)
Sector: Education – Skill Development
Background: Vishwakarma University is established as State Private University under Government of Maharashtra Act No.XXXVIII dated 3rd May 2017. It is recognized and regulated by University Grants Commission (UGC).
FORTIN HOLDING PRIVATE LIMITED
Represented by: Ravi Saini (Managing Director)
Sector: Investments for Socio-economic development
Background: Representing International investors which have invested in development work in Puerto Rico.
Location: Open to all the cities
- The interested investors will submit their letter of intent though mail.
- They will be provided with sector specific policy of Andhra Pradesh.
- Depending on the further progress of the talks, site visits will be arranged.
- CSL will lead a small group of investors to Vijayawada and Amaravati on 21 December 2018 and APCRDA and EDB will facilitate a site visit as well as extend additional support to the group to help them understand the scope of investments.