Membership with UN ESCAP Business Advisory Council (EBAC)

Another feather in our cap — we are thrilled to share that our Managing Director, Mr. Akash Bhavsar, has been appointed has been appointed as the member of UN ESCAP Business Advisory Council (EBAC)

About UNESCAP and EBAC

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) is the regional development arm of the United Nations for the Asia-Pacific region. Consisting of executives and representatives of leading businesses in a wide range of  industries and sectors from across the Asia-Pacific region, EBAC was established in 2004 and has provided substantive support and in-kind contribution to various ESCAP activities ever since.

EBAC members consist of business leaders, CEOs, representatives and experts from or operating in regional member and associate member countries/economies of ESCAP. They conform to and promote ethical and responsible business practices and fully subscribe to United Nations principles and norms. EBAC members also strive towards full implementation of the principles of the global compact and towards global compact membership.

It is a great privilege to represent India along with the likes of Mr. Narayan Murthy,chairman, Infosys and Dr Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, CMD, Biocon, the members of EBAC from India

With this membership, our MD, Mr. Bhavsar will get the opportunity to contribute towards establishment of  a regional sustainable business network, consisting of two task forces:

  • Green Business
  • Social Enterprises and Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs)