Our Team

INDIA CHAPTER

Mr.S.S.Vaidya – Director Strategy-FDI
Mr Vaidya, an ex-banker of 1973 batch, having rich experience of 36 years of banking and finance more specifically in corporate funding, administration and Forex & trade finance. He has worked as president in very reputed organisations till 2016. Currently he manages his own financial consultancy and finance company based out in USA as Chairman and Managing Director and fully engaged in providing FDI to government and private project funding internationally.
Mr. Vaidya a versatile personality and highly experienced in the field of finance with Masters degree and Certified Associate of Indian institute of Bankers.

Ex Colonel NP Singh, Director – Global Business Development
An Ex Colonel, Engineering Professional (IIT, Mumbai) and a Paratrooper with 33 years of meritorious service to the Indian army. Colonel Singh has administered, managed and engineered large scale IT/Communication, Construction/Infrastructure Projects for the Government. Post retirement in 2006, Colonel Singh has held various leadership roles in Infrastructure, Real Estate & Technology companies across India, US and Asia. Presently he is holding Board position as a Group President  (Global Business Development) for KD Group of Companies, Mumbai and Director Global Business Development for IFET. 

Mr. Raj Kumar Sharma, Director International Affairs
He is the Founder President & CEO of “Indo Latin American Chamber of Commerce” an organization working under Ministry of External Affairs, MEA, Govt. of India and duly recognized/affiliated with Ministry of Commerce, MOC, Govt. of India.  He was holding Honorary Diplomatic status from Latin American Region/Diplomatic Consular Corps and was extended due courtesies and privileges under the international law of the Vienna Convention.  He has been awarded Udyog Rattan Award for innovation and business excellence and Certificate of Excellence Award in Productivity, Quality, Innovation and Management by the Govt. of India.

Mr. Sanjay Kulkarni, Director – Government Affairs
Mr. Kulkarni has more than two decades of rich experience in Business and Infrastructure Consulting. Being strategic advisory to consulting companies on the potential projects offered by the state Governments has been his forte. Mr Kulkarni has also been assisting Government and Corporates  bodies on structured fund raising domestically as well as internationally and  assisting corporates to do strategic alliances on joint ventures and  exploring domestic and internationally new business opportunities, as a key part of his Specialised Management Advisory

Mr.Deepak Sharma- Director PR
Mr.Deepak has been the spirit to explore new territories that made him forge Gauri Buildwell & come out with townships under the brand name Gauri Makers Valleey and Gauri Makers Vivaa city. To add to this his close association with the masses inspired him to come out with 5 lac flats all over India for EWS, old age homes care centers & hospitals for poor. Something that emanates out of his vision of providing a humane side to every business.

Mr.Nadish Bhatia, Advisor
With over 14 years of experience in advertising and marketing and distribution of over 120 films in the last 10 years, Mr.Nadish have a deep understanding in the business communication, events and media buying space.

He has been personally instrumental in handling the communication of some big business houses like Mercedes, Sahara and many more. Also he has been associated with agencies like Ogilvy, Lowe Lintas, BBDO and Percept to name a few. He was also associated with Percept Picture Company and Mukta Arts (Subhash Ghai) in crucial decision making roles.

Mr Prem S Misra – Advisor Govt Affairs
B. Sc., LLB. (Hons.), M.A.(criminology), D.E.B.M., Dip. Shipping (DNMIS) and Astro Aroma Therapist. With more then four decades(40 years) experience in different fields and different situations. Working with central govt. & all state Govt. for Financial management of big size finance their management and control of credit and recoveries of dues etc. Coordination with all Govt. department including foreign agencies etc. He is pioneer inMarketing and distribution of all types of petroleum products, import and export of petroleum products, chemicals, food products, fertilizers and all related products.

Mr.Rizwan Khan, President
Mr. Rizwan Khan, President of IFET has more than 8 years of experience in International Business. He has been instrumental in assisting the Government and Corporates by his conversance with various verticals and sterling strategic decision making prowess. He has also been widely acclaimed and acknowledged for his valuable contribution to the business fraternity. Numerous accolades and awards for his expertise in strategic management are there on the list. He has always been a pillar to the Nation by ushering International Corporates and funds towards infrastructural development and has thus earned umpteen corporate entrepreneurship awards

FRANCE CHAPTER

Mr.Salman Parker, Vice President
Inimitable personage & Vice President of IFET, Mr. Salman Parker’s multifarious wisdom has resulted in fruition of FDI concept in India through IFET. By amalgamating with fastigium FDI companies, he admirably polished his knack. Forbye, this zenith international relationship aficionado has got over a decade of experience that makes him savoir faire in his discipline. The French entrepreneur and philanthropist makes a point to do charitable activities and specially for homeless people.

Mr.Niels Sijpheer – Advisor.
Realizing a renewable energy supply is an adventurous challenge, Mr.Niels Sijpheer goal is to contribute in achieving this so our kids and next generations can experience the benefits it brings. Not only with his knowledge in the field of energy(conservation) in buildings and installations, renewable energy, performance contracting and energy monitoring, but also in creating safe and sustainable employment in the field of renewable energy.

Mr.Fonguieng Silas, Director – Consulting
Mr.Silas is the Consulting Director at IFET, and has overall responsibility for all the consulting and advisory services in both Trade and Investment. He has nearly 8 year’s experience as a programme manager in international economic development, with a particular focus on trade and investment. He has put his asset at the service of the IFET to coordinate all exchanges for investments & according to the legislation in force, and provide all the information necessary for the smooth running and successful relations between France and India in terms of investment.

Mr.Rakesh K Sharma, Former Diplomat – Advisor International Affairs