ABOUT OUR CHIEF MENTOR : Jagat Shah

Studied for MBA ( international trade ). He is a certified management consultant ( CMC ) from ICMCI, USA. He has been trained on Cluster development approach by UNIDO / ILO at Turin, Italy.
He is the Trade & investment commissioner of Manitoba trade & investment ( MTI), Govt. of Manitoba, Canada in India since last three years.
He is a member of International Advisory Board (IAB) of European ProClusters Association –EPROCA : www.eproca.org/people
Contributes as Chairman of India China Economic & Cultural Council ( ICEC ) – Gujarat :www.icec-council.org
Contributes as Chairman of Indo Canadian Business Chamber ( ICBC ) : www.icbc.org.in
Contributes as Convenor of Kailash Mansarovar Cultural Park of India China Economic & Cultural Council ( ICEC )
Contributes as the Advisory Editor for SME World magazine : www.smeworld.org

OUR PROMOTERS BUSINESSES :

1996 : Global Network - www.globalnetworkindia.com
An international trade advisory firm to connect SME's & corporates to international markets. Led 95 trade delegations from India to abroad for B2B meets. Hosted 23 delegations from abroad to India. Generated business worth US$400 million+ for delegates. Clients include SME's, Corporates, Microsoft, Nokia, Govt of Manitoba - Canada, Govt of Oman, Govt of Brunei, The Commonwealth Secretariat, UNIDO, USAID, Export promotion councils, State Bank of India......Worked closely with countries like USA, Canada, Brazil, South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, UAE, Oman, Ras Al Khaimak, Turkey, Sweden, Finland, Germany, France, Italy, Croatia, Serbia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Bangladesh, China, Hong Kong, Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore & ALL STATES OF Incredible INDIA...... more info in website.

1998 : Global Network Institute - www.gninstitute.com
An international trade training school with franchises in India. Conducted 94 batches of practical course on " International market access & exports". 2000+ students attended classes out of which 300+ students are based abroad. Conducted 400+ seminars on International trade attended by 15000+ companies & individuals. Partners are FIEO, Ministry of Commerce - Govt of India...... more info in website.

2004 : Cluster Pulse - http://www.clusterpulse.org
An ISO certified, not-for-profit economic development agency working on projects of poverty alleviation & MSME competitiveness. Implemented development projects in 80 Indian clusters & 17 overseas clusters. Worked with development agencies like SIDBI, GIZ, DFID, EU, IFC, UNIDO, World Bank, ILO, Exim Bank. Worked in domains like clean & green technologies, pharma, engineering, machine tools, textiles, construction, food & agro, auto parts, consumer goods, aviation, education, services, ICT, Tourism, Retail.....more info in website.
Designed economic development policy for Governments.

OUR NEW INITIATIVES ARE :
1. E readiness Centre ( ERC ) for SME’s in India : www.smilesforsme.com