Interviews – India Global Business

/Interviews - India Global Business

An Indian company can help secure its graphite needs

2020-12-21T13:08:23+00:00December 20th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business|

Tirupati Graphite, a specialist graphite and graphene producer with operations in Madagascar and India, became the newest Indian company to list on London Stock Exchange’s (LSE) Main Market, raising £6 million in equity capital from both institutional and retail investors. It is also the latest issuer to receive the exchange’s Green Economy Mark, which recognises equity issuers in London with green revenues of 50 per cent or more. In this interview, CEO Shishir Poddar reflects upon what this listing means for the company and some of the revolutionary uses of graphite, the mineral composed of graphene.

Technology is critical to food security and supply

2020-12-18T08:15:12+00:00December 11th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business, Video Interview - India Global Business|

In this interview with 'India Global Business' FreshToHome, co-Founder and CEO Shan Kadavil talks about the food tech sector in India, countering supply chain disruptions during Covid-19, the importance of sourcing chemical-free food and their latest partnership with Abu Dhabi Investment Office.

India and Israel don’t compete with each other, they complete each other

2020-12-16T04:40:44+00:00December 10th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business, Video Interview - India Global Business|

In an exclusive interview to ‘India Global Business’, Israel’s Ambassador to India Ron Malka shares his views on the components that bind India and Israel into strategic, multi-faceted, bilateral ties. He also outlines the opportunities for India and Israel in the newly established links that have emerged with countries in the Gulf.

UK, India headed in the right direction with green finance, fintech

2020-11-26T12:31:09+00:00November 25th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business|

The Lord Mayor of London, William Russell, concluded a two-day virtual visit to India this week that focussed on enhancing the UK-India fintech collaboration and developing a pathway towards sustainable capital flow between the two countries. In this interview with ‘India Global Business’, the global ambassador for the UK’s financial and professional services industry at the City of London Corporation sheds some light on the priority areas for closer cooperation, post-Brexit focus and the optimism around the UK’s very own Covid-19 vaccine offering a light at the end of the tunnel.

India will play an important role in developing new digital, clean energy solutions

2020-11-05T11:29:57+00:00November 5th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business|

Smarter Grid Solutions (SGS) was recently awarded India’s first Active Network Management (ANM) contract by the electricity company, TANTRANSCO. In this exclusive interview, Alan Gooding, CEO of Smart Grid Solutions shares his insights on how new technologies like ANM can help India achieve its energy targets in a sustainable way.

SpiceJet bucks industry trends to take off with new UK routes

2020-12-07T14:18:53+00:00October 11th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business|

Ajay Singh is the Chairman and Managing Director of SpiceJet, India’s leading low-cost carrier which recently announced new long-haul routes to connect Delhi and Mumbai with London from December 4. In this interview, he explains how the airline is bucking global aviation trends and what lies in store for the Covid-hit industry.

SPAC is no longer in adolescent, it is here to stay

2020-10-09T12:46:10+00:00October 7th, 2020|Interviews - India Global Business|

Rajbikram Nayar, Managing Partner, Ontogeny Capital, talks about the benefits of the Special Purpose Acquisition Company, or SPAC as it is commonly known. SPAC is a financial product till now largely relevant to the United States, but it has since gone mainstream with great success this year. Nayar hopes that this model will be embraced by the Indian market as businesses look for underwriters and investors as the economy is set to launch into the most shining decade ever.  In such an environment SPAC could play an important role.