Asian African Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a Leadership Award through Virtual Gala Event for Business Leaders from different walks of life

Asian African Chamber of Commerce & Industry (AACCI) organized its annual flagship event, 3rdASIAN-AFRICAN LEADERSHIP FORUM 2021 on April 30, 2021 through online media of Facebook & YouTube. Although scheduled to be held in Hotel Grand, New Delhi on 24th April as a gala ceremony amid the diplomats from various countries and who’s who of the society, business & industry, film & television celebrities, media icons, entrepreneurs and professionals from various walks of life, it had to be curtailed to an online presentation due to lockdown imposed in Delhi because of Coronavirus.

The event was conceptualized by AACCI’s organizing partner, Unified Brainz Group, a brand management & business consulting firm along with its evaluation partner CIAC Global and philanthropic partner, World Peace & Diplomacy Organization (WPDO), Sponsors Raizada Infratech & Priest Fashion, Channel partners – Young Boss Media, PTC News, PTC Punjabi and TV Asia (USA), Digital Channel Partner – Awesome TV (USA), Digital media partner – Ten News (India), S Web Live Channel, Indrabhuwan Motivation, and Zoom Delhi, Pitara Movies, YouTube Channel Partner – Punjabi Mania, Print Media Partner – Diplomats, PR Partner – FAME Media and TVM Communication, gift hamper partners – SuAyu&Suruchi Synergy.

The event began with the welcome note by the Founder & Chairman of Asian African Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Dr. GD Singh, who showed concerns over the gloomy situation caused by the lockdown and hoped that soon the darkness would be prevailed by the new sunlight. The event was proceeded by the welcome speech of the Vice-Chairman, Nigeria for AACCI- High Prince Leye Dr. Babalola, The National President of AACCI- HE Mahesh Sachdeva and the President of Mauritius Chapter- Mr. SelloyeeSivenwho all shared their views on upcoming opportunities in Africa and Asia even amid global lockdown.

The event was graced by the noble presence of HE Dina Grace Akelo – High Commissioner of Uganda, HE Dr Roger Gopaul- High Commissioner for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Ambassador Anil Wadhwa – Former Secretary (East), Ministry of External Affairs of India &Indian Ambassador to Italy, Poland, Oman and Thailand; Mr. Anil Trigunayat, IFS {RETD}, Governing Council Member, Raisina House, Former Indian Ambassador to Libiya, Jordan & Malta. They all shared their views on current scenario of uncertainty and chaos with a hope for revival and a new beginning.

A panel discussion on the Topic of ‘An Era of Change – Women Leaders of 2021’ moderated by Ms. Julie Desai,Lawyer & Human Rights Activist was aired which was participated by HRH Princess SanyogitaAtrey – Chairperson & Managing Director, SG18 Reality, India; Rania Lampou- Global Educator & STEM Instructor; Dr (h.c.) MamtaBinani – Practicing Lawyer, India; Apostle Victoria Samushonga – Transformational Leader; Ann D’Silva – Global Goodwill Ambassador, Entrepreneur &Best Selling Author of “Sand and Sea”- Footprints in the sand and LavinaRamkissoon – Founder- Responsibly Applied Intelligence (R.Ai)&Chairperson – Technology Foundation.

Alongside the forum, a prestigious Leadership Awards 2021 was organized, recognizing and honoring outstanding organizations and business leaders who have shown remarkable performance and tenacity in developing sustainable businesses, whilst not neglecting the social responsibility that comes with a successful business. They were – Nakul Sharedalal, K M Ramachandran, Dr. Amit D Ojha, Vishal KalraDr. Rao G Varaprasad, Dr. Saptarshi Ghosh, Mahip Mittal, Dr. Nisarg Parikh, Arnav Singh Raizada, Priya Singh, Vishal Kanodia, Dr. (h.c.) MamtaBinani, Paidisetti Prasant, Robin Mathew, Girdhar Maheshwari, Prof Vidushi Garg, Ghanshyam Jaiswal, Dr. Raja Amarnath, Pooja B Luthra, Trident Group, Indrabhuwan Kumar Singh, Sameer Vakil, Kunal Kumar, Mr. Dominic Oduro-antwi, Jitendra B. Vyas, Suruchi Agarwal, Rajesh Singh Rathore, Suyash Mehrotra, Adv Soniya Amrut Gajbhiye, Vaibhav Sharma, Sanjay Bhatia, Kuldeep Singh.

AACCI is a transnational chamber working in conjunction and affiliation with other national and regional chamber partners, dedicated to spreading the support for trade, business and investment in the region.Acquiring more than 50 and 250 members in its Governing Council& Global Board Advisory respectively and with a speedily growing membership base, AACCI has earned a name in India Glory Book of Records for being the Fastest Growing Chamber of Commerce & Industry in India under the title, ‘Fastest Growing Global Chamber Ranking’.

Event ended in high note with all the awardee organizations and business leaders praising the recognition and felicitation that they received in these uncertain times which, they said, would keep their morals high and encourage them to do even better.