Events

Avalon Consulting regularly hosts and participates in events and knowledge sessions so that we can share our ideas and insights with the larger business community.

Book Launch: “The Silk Road Re-discovered”

India & Singapore, July 2014

“The Silk Road Re-discovered” was launched in India by the Counsel General of China, Mumbai at an event organized by CII and sponsored by Avalon. This is the first book that analyses the growing corporate linkages between India and China. The book has been co-authored by Girija Pande (Chairman Apex Avalon Consulting Pte. Ltd.), Anil K. Gupta (Michael Dingman Chair in Strategy and Globalization at The University of Maryland) and Haiyan Wang (Managing Partner, China India Institute) (more…)

Automotive Engineering Show

Pune:

Parag Risbud from Avalon Consulting presented his views on “Automation in Manufacturing – Improving Quality and Productivity while Sustaining Competitiveness” during the seminar hosted by AES in Pune. The seminar was attended by eminent experts who shared their views on reducing manufacturing/operational costs in the Automotive sector. (more…)

Girija Pande unveils “The Silk Road Re-discovered”

Singapore:

Girija Pande, Chairman Apex Avalon Consulting Pte. Ltd. unveiled the book – “The Silk Road Re-discovered” followed by a panel discussion at Singapore India Chamber of Commerce. This is the first book that analyses the growing corporate linkages between India and China. The book has been co-authored by Girija Pande, Anil K. Gupta (Michael Dingman Chair in Strategy and Globalization at The University of Maryland) and Haiyan Wang (Managing Partner, China India Institute) (more…)

15th Annual Chemical Weekly Business Outlook conference, Mumbai

Mumbai:

"In the last few years, organised retail in India has impacted the way consumers are buying their grocery products. Even though the share of organised retail in grocery may be in single digit percentages, the experience is changing shopping behaviour and expectations. This is forcing FMCG companies especially in the Home and Personal Care segment to change the way they are managing their product offering. (more…)

CII-Avalon Consulting Study on “Accelerating Economic Engagement between India and Nordic Region”

New Delhi:

Avalon Consulting was CII’s knowledge partner for a study on promoting economic engagement between India and the Nordic region of Europe.

In 2012, CII had constituted a committee for engaging with Nordic countries – Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway and Iceland. It was conceived as a forum for co-coordinating various activities to promote greater economic engagement between India & Nordics. The committee Chairman is Mr. Chandrasekhar Kakal, Sr. Vice President and Executive Council Member, Infosys Ltd. Avalon Consulting was mandated to conduct a study on ‘Accelerating Economic Engagement Between India & Nordic Region’. (more…)

Entrevista with Raj Nair (A Venture Intelligence Initiative)

Chennai:

Avalon’s Founder Chairman, Raj Nair, is interviewed by fellow entrepreneur Chandu Nair on Ugam Solutions' founding & funding

Raj speaks on several entrepreneurial issues and how a company founded by him, Ugam Solutions, "pivoted" to completely new business in 50 days flat! A broad range of issues that would interest current and future entrepreneurs are covered, ranging from spotting the right opportunities, striking the balance between flexibility & measurement in the early years, pricing based on value and other softer aspects related to entrepreneurship. (more…)

India Trilateral Forum 7

Mumbai:

Avalon’s Girija Pande was one of the speakers at the event organised by the German Marshall Fund of the United States.

On November 8 and 9, the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF), in partnership with Sweden’s Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Aspen Institute India, hosted the seventh India Trilateral Forum in Mumbai, India. The Forum is an ongoing dialogue between European, American, and Indian policymakers and commentators on shared interests and common challenges. (more…)

ICICI Bank Seminar on Succession Planning and Professionalising Your Business

Mumbai – October 25, 2013 | Coimbatore – October 24, 2013:

Avalon Partners were keynote speakers at the event held in Mumbai and Coimbatore

Avalon Consulting was ICICI Bank’s knowledge partner at a seminar held for SME CXOs, focusing on succession planning and managing profitable business growth in difficult times. Avalon Consulting’s Chairman, Raj Nair, was the keynote speaker in Mumbai whereas Avalon Partner Premchand C. was the lead speaker at Coimbatore. (more…)

The Avalon OC&C Business Summit 2013

ITC Grand Central Hotel, Parel, Mumbai

Avalon Consulting and OC&C Strategy Consultants Host Four Knowledge Sessions for Indian Business Leaders

Avalon Consulting and OC&C Strategy Consultants together hosted the Avalon-OC&C Business Summit 2013, a knowledge sharing initiative for Indian business leaders. (more…)

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) – Automach 2013

New Delhi:

Avalon Consulting was the knowledge partner for the CII’s International Conference Automach 2013

An International Conference on Cost Effective Manufacturing and the CII-Avalon report on “Automation in Manufacturing: Improving Quality and Productivity while Sustaining Competitiveness” was published in the inaugural session of the conference. Avalon Partner Sridhar Venkiteswaran moderated the session on Automation and Robotics during the Conference. (more…)