Nord Rhein Westphalia, NRW, ranks top as a location of the manufacturing industry in the EU and offers tremendous potential for co-operation not only in the field of digitalization.

To find out about the exciting business possibilities in Germany’s economic powerhouse, North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), the German Engineering Federation (VDMA) in association with NRW.INVEST organized the “Indo German Business Meeting” in Chennai on August 2, 2019.

Mr. Rajesh Nath, Managing Director,VDMA India Services Private Ltd., opened the session with his welcome address.

From left, Mr. Golak C. Misra, Chief Representative, NRW.INVEST GmbH, Mrs. Stephanie Beeres, Head of Business Unit India / Southeast Asia / South America, NRW.INVEST GmbH, and Dr. Martin Imhof, Partner, Certified Specialist Lawyer in Commercial and Corporate Law, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek PartGmbB, at the interactive session.

The theme presentation on “North Rhine-Westphalia – Your Investment Location in Germany” was made by Mrs. Stephanie Beeres, Head of Business Unit India, Southeast Asia, NRW.INVEST. The presentation was then followed by a short and interesting panel discussion “What Makes NRW Attractive for Indian Companies?” moderated by Mr. Rajesh Nath himself.

Dr. Seshu Bhagavathula, President, New Technologies & Business Initiatives, Ashok Leyland, shared his German experience in detail on the occasion.

The event received an overwhelming response with a participation of over 60 people from various reputed companies including from Ashok Leyland, MRF Tyres, Allison Transmission, JBM, Taikisha, Hinduja Tech, Wheels India of TVS Group, Western Thomson, Megatech, RSM, etc.