Thu, Dec 8, 2016 | updated 05:30 PM IST

Power2SME hires Dr. H.P. Kumar as Director External Affairs

Updated: Nov 22, 2016 15:35 IST

New Delhi [India], Nov 22 (ANI): 'Buying Club' for SMEs in India Power2SME has announced appointment of former NSIC Chairman cum MD, Dr. H.P. Kumar as Director for External Affairs division.

With the aim of making SMEs bankable, Power2SME is working towards creating a global platform for SMEs pan India to help them achieve the twin objective of cost reduction and quality enhancement so that Indian SMEs can become globally competitive.

The appointment is a strategic move of the company to strengthen its network alliances across industries and sectors.

"We are delighted to have Mr. Kumar as part of Power2SME team and he will be leading the External Affairs division for Power2ME. We are expanding our presence in India and our priority is to deepen our engagement with the growing number of SMEs, suppliers and other industry players," said Founder and CEO Power2SME, R. Narayan.

"I am happy to join an enthusiastic set of professionals determined to empower SMEs and become a part of India's growth story. I am committed to take company's vision forward and utilize my skills to make further inroads into SMEs and supplier network," said H.P. Kumar on his appointment.

A veteran with over 38 years' of experience, Dr. Kumar has a deep understanding of SME market and vast experience in promoting international trade relations across a large number of countries, overseas investments, transfer of technologies and handling joint ventures.

Dr. H. P. Kumar is a qualified Banker from the Indian Institute of Bankers, a professional Cost and Management Accountant (FCMA) and holds a PhD in Rural Industrialization. (ANI)