U.S.-India Business Council and Caterpillar, Inc. is organizing a roundtable briefing on 'Investment & Growth Opportunities in Tamil Nadu' with Mr. L.K. Tripathy Chief Secretary Government of Tamil Nadu on  May 19th  2008 at 8:30 am – 10:30 am at the St. Regis San Francisco, 125 Third Street , San Francisco, CA  94103

The other members of the delegation include:

Mr. M. F. Farooqui IAS, Secretary-Industries
Mr. S. Ramasundaram, CMD, TIDCO
Mr. M. Velmurugan IES, Director, Guidance Bureau, Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Dr. C. Chandramouli IAS, Secretary-IT
Mr. C. Uma Shankar IAS, MD, ELCOT
Mr. Evanesan, Manager, ELCOT
Mr. Senthil Kumar, General Manager, TIDCO
Mr. Elngovan, General Manager, TIDCO

Tamil Nadu is one of top three foreign investment destinations in India. More than 30 Fortune 500 companies have invested in this state and annual FDI inflow is currently about US $4 billion. Some of the big investors include Ford, Motorola, Dell, Renault, Nissan, Hyundai Motor, Nokia, Flextronics, Sanmina, Jabil, Samsung, BMW, Mitsubishi, Foxconn, and Signet Solar. The delegation is focusing on exploring investment and growth opportunities in the areas of electronic hardware and software, automobiles & components, venture capital institutions, and other types of manufacturing.

For further information kindly email to  franca.gargiulo@att.net  or call 415-564-2600