Sunil Kumar Gupta
Mr Sunil Kumar Gupta is an entrepreneur par excellence, a philanthropist and a great visionary. He is the leader of Indo European Business Forum (IEBF), India; Founder – India Global Chamber of Businesses; Founder Chairman of SARC Associates and SARC Foundation; Expert Member of Northern Railway Audit Advisory Board (constituted by CA&AG); Life Trustee of Rashtriya Antyodaya Sangh, a Public Charitable Trust; Life Member of Delhi & District Cricket Association (DDCA) and National Sports Club of India (NSCI); Advisory Board Member at Raj Luxmi Samvid Gurukulam- Nalagarh, Himachal Pradesh; and a Member of Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM). He is also a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI); Fellow Member of the Indian Council of Arbitration; Full Member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (CPA-U). Furthermore, he holds a Certificate in International Taxation from Wien University, Vienna, Austria; and a Post Qualification Diploma in Information Systems Audit from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Contributions to PSUs and Scheduled Commercial Banks:-
SARC & Associates (SARC), headed by Mr. Gupta is the Statutory Central Auditor of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC), Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) and SBI General Insurance Co Limited and is the Concurrent Auditor of Reserve Bank of India (RBI). Under the leadership of Mr. Gupta, SARC has successfully carried out the Statutory Audits of various Scheduled Commercial Banks like SBI, PNB, BOB, IOB, Canara, BOI, Corporation Bank etc.
Consultant to other Government Authorities:-
Mr Gupta advises various Government Authorities including the Northern Railway (NR), Delhi Development Authority, DGH (Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Govt. of India), New Okhla Industrial Development Authority (NOIDA), Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNIDA), Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) on Income Tax and GST matters.
He served as the Non-Executive Chairman of National Co-operative Bank Limited, New Delhi for a period of seven years (2000-2007). During his tenure the bank was awarded as the ‘Best Co-operative Bank’, in the year 2006, by the then Chief Minister of Government of Delhi.
Mr. Gupta acknowledges the concept of entrepreneurship as the strongest pillar of an empowered economy. He appeared in two highly recognized and much appreciated business shows, namely, ‘Business Inside’ on DD National (Doordarshan) and ‘Big Business Ideas’ on Zee Business in the year 2017. The shows were centered on educating the youth about the schemes/initiatives of the government as a step towards nation building with focus on the MSME sector, Make in India, Skill India, Start-Up India, Stand-Up India, Mudra Yojana along with Credit Guarantee Fund and many more. The shows garnered more than eight crore viewership during the 104 weeks of telecast and were among the highest TRP rated shows.
As recognition of his business acumen, his analytical and policymaking skills, Mr Gupta has been a part of several international delegations. He accompanied the Hon’ble Former President of India Ms Pratibha Devi Singh Patil in the business delegations to Seychelles and South Africa to discuss bilateral issues between the two nations. He was also a part of the 21 member delegation from Institute of Chartered Accountant of India to Vienna, Austria in 2011.
Books and Publications:-
In keeping with the spirit of dissemination, Mr Gupta has also authored many books and publications to share the knowledge acquired through his experience like The Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002; India : A $5 trillion economy by 2025; A Practical Guide to The Prohibition of Benami Property Transactions Act ,1988; Make in India (Updated Edition 2018-19); ‘Window to Success- An Insight into MSME Sector’; ‘North East – The Land of Rising Opportunities’; ‘Big Business India Guru – Know How to Make in India’; Moving towards a $10 trillion economy: India 2030.
Mr. Kapil Kumria is the founding member of the India Global Chamber of Businesses. He is the Chairman and Managing Director of Corporate Alliance Group and a serial entrepreneur with 25 years of experience in the global travel and hospitality industry with successful brands like, Eventz Unlimited, WhiteHorse Marcom, Optimax Aces, India Best Tours and more, growing under his unparalled vision and guidance. The group headed by him comprises of Corporate Flyers Pvt. Ltd. which is one of the leading travel companies in India.
Mr. Kumria began his remarkable journey in 1983 with Diners Club, Mumbai as Head of Sales and took the brand to the next level with his committed efforts and unequalled guidance to the team. In 1986, he started heading the sales for Carlson’s inbound travel department. 3 years later in 1989, Mr. Kumria took a leap of faith to render his services as a partner to a prominent and growing travel house, Corporate Flyers Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Kumria is also a socially responsible philanthropist. He is the Founder and Vice Chairman of one of the largest and most renowned non- profit organizations, the United Way India, headquartered in the US; the Chairman of its Delhi Chapter and a founding member of KHUSHI Foundation along with veteran Indian Cricketer Mr. Kapil Dev, with a mission of “transforming society to improve lives through creating holistic interventions in school education and participatory community
Mr. Arun Pandeya is the founding member of the India Global Chamber of Businesses. He has an immense core service sector experience in Hospitality for 14 years and in Airline for 17 years. Since January 2006, Mr. Pandeya has been the Country Head with Air Canada for the Indian Sub continent. He worked for 8 years with Air France as GM (General Manager) Commercial and 14 years with the Taj Group of Hotels in various managerial positions in Sales & Marketing and International Markets.
Mr. Pandeya is a post graduate in Commerce (Business Administration) from Rajasthan University and completed his graduation from University of Delhi.
He has been actively associated with Education and professionalism from college days. He was the National President for 2 years in AIESEC – a global student body representing commerce & Management and is now serving as Member of National Advisory Council in India; Former National President of the Indo Canadian Business Chamber (ICBC). He is currently serving on the National Board, being responsible for re-engineering the body in India with a core group of professionals. He has been on the Advisory Committee of the PHD Chamber of Commerce on Hospitality; was on the India Boards of PATA and ASTA; and was part of the Government of India Tourism Delegations to Israel, Italy, Finland and Scandanavia.