SPEAKER:- Dr.R.Seetharaman,CEO Doha Bank
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) Doha Chapter hosted the first ‘ICAI CPE Global Connect — Leader Speak’ webcast.
This is an initiative of the Continuous Professional Education (CPE) Committee of ICAI to have leaders across the globe to talk on subjects of varied interest and connect with the ICAI fraternity.
Doha Bank Group CEO Dr R Seetharaman, who is also a member of the ICAI, was the speaker. On the subject of “Emerging India from an NRI perspective”, he put forth many factors that make India a “must-go destination” for everyone. Seetharaman opined that India drives economic transformation globally. The country is one of the leaders in emerging markets with growth of 7.4% and is a model in terms of financial transformation.
NRIs have to come together as global citizens of India while continuing to deliver value for the host countries. He was of the opinion that Qatar and India have good potential for collaboration on clean energy mix in order to promote sustainable growth.
Earlier, opening the inaugural webcast, ICAI President Naveen ND Gupta, past president Devaraja Reddy and chairperson, CPE Committee K Sripriya emphasised on the ICAI’s initiatives to leverage digital technology to promote CPE and recognised the value and potential of this channel to expand the reach of such programmes. Rupalakshmi Setty, chairperson, ICAI Doha Chapter, welcomed the gathering.