GJPEC elected Praveen Shankar Pandya as its chairman [ Current Affairs ]
About Praveen Shankar Pandya: Mr. Praveen Shankar Pandya is a Director of the Shankar Group of Industries. Shankar Group of Industries includes Revashankar Gems Ltd, Shankar Jewels Ltd, Shan Gold Ltd, Naqsh, Shankar Packaging Ltd and Shankar Realty Pvt. Ltd.
- He is the Chairman of Diamond India Ltd. He was also served as Chairman of The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council from 1996 to 2000.
- He was also a Member of the National Board of Trade set up by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, GoI from 1997 to 2002.
- He was also served as the Chairman of the Gem & Jewellery National Relief Fund from 1998 to 2005 then he becomes Managing Trustee of this company.
About his appointment as chairman of GJPEC:
- Praveen Shankar Pandya is elected as the chairman of Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC).
- Dinesh Navadiya who is president of Surat Diamond Association (SDA) is also elected as the regional chairman of Gujarat for GJEPC.
- Ashok Gajera of Laxmi Diamonds has been appointed as the regional chairman of Western Region of the GJEPC.
- Published on: October 22, 2015