Abhimanyu Roy from Avalon Consulting was part of the CII Business Delegation to Norway and Sweden between 22-25 April 2014. The delegation participated in two events: (more…)
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.
"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…)
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…)
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…)
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…)
Avalon Consulting is the knowledge partner for CII’s Tamil Nadu State Council’s updates on the state of the Indian economy. These interactive presentations, made by senior Avalon Partners Sridhar Venkiteswaran and Premchand C., are held for all the State Council members on a quarterly basis.
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…)
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…)
Avalon Partner Premchand C. delivered a presentation on “Effective Strategy Execution for SMEs, using the Balanced Scorecard” at a CII SME Workshop on Efficient Resource Management Strategies for Auto Components and Allied Industries.
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…)
Chennai – Rain Tree Hotel Anna Salai, Chennai:
Avalon Consulting organised a match making trade conference between Indian and Omani businessmen in collaboration with the Madras Chamber of Commerce and Industry. This event was a follow up of similar matchmaking events in Mumbai and Gurgaon in the last two years.
Mumbai - Annually:
Avalon Consulting’s annual case study competition. The Finding Sun Tzu Challenge (FSTC) is a highly anticipated business strategy competition organized annually by Avalon Consulting for leading Indian and international business schools. True to its eponymous name derived from the ancient Chinese military general, philosopher and master strategist, the competition seeks to foster strategic thinking and expose budding managers to CXO level thought process and decision making.