Wednesday, May 23, 2018–
On May 23, 2018, Councilsme organized a roundtable conference on Enterprise Risk Management(ERM) at the Board Room of InterraIT, the venue, hospitality and logistics partner to Councilsme for this prestigious event. The event which was also beamed live to the company’s Kolkata office was well attended by senior-level executives and entrepreneurs from NCR. Councilsme was represented by its leaders including Chairman Vinod Madhok, Vice Chairman Asoke Laha ( also the Founder & CEO of InterraIT) & Secretary Sharad Madhok.
The panelists in the roundtable discussions were risk management practitioners & experts holding Partner / Director / VP / CXO / MD level designations from reputed companies including Devesh Jain from EY, Vishal Verma from Yes Bank, Roopa Dayal from OP Khaitan & Co, Sanjay Arora from Premier Shield Group, Jayanth Ranganathan from IIFL, Vikram Jeet Singh from KPMG & Souvanik Sarkar from the host company InterraIT, all of whom presented insightful perspectives on ERM in their respective areas of specialization including Financial, Commercial, People, IPR, IT Security, Cyber risks etc. & also suggested strategies to protect enterprises from such risks.
InterraIT Founder & CEO, Asoke Laha, in his capacity as Vice Chairman of Councilsme, participated in the discussions and contributed with his incisive viewpoints on the subject of Enterprise Risk. Souvanik Sarkar, the host company’s CTO & EVP, made an excellent presentation and shared his knowledge on the IT Security aspect of risk that enterprises deal with.
The very experienced Dr. S M Dewan, with more than 2 decades of Board level appointments behind him, adroitly moderated the discussions & the erudite Prof. Aman Agarwal of Indian Institute of Finance summarized the learnings/takeaways from the discussions.
Earlier in the afternoon, Coucilsme Chairman Vinod Madhok kick-started the event welcoming all participants and shared the objectives of the roundtable & expectations from panelists. On behalf of the host company, Asoke Laha delivered a formal Vote of Thanks, after which the event coordinator Pinaki Das invited the Chairman & Vice Chairman to felicitate the panelists.
The program was highly appreciated by the dignitaries & attendees from various companies.
Councilsme ( http://councilsme.com) is a not-for-profit, non-government organization set up by a set of well-regarded professionals and entrepreneurs with the objective to create a well-established community of aspiring small and medium-sized businesses who possess a passion to excel, are committed to growth, and subscribe to a high level of ethics, governance, and corporate social responsibility as well as possess global aspiration. Councilsme undertakes a broad range of activities which include peer meets, meetings with leading experts, practitioners and policymakers to learn about emerging management trends, new business opportunities, and to discuss and find solutions to various operating challenges.
InterraIT is a global IT consulting & services company providing business software solutions that improve operational efficiencies, address the organization’s unique business needs, and allow better ways to access and manage information at lower TCO & faster ROI. Established in 1996 & headquartered in San Jose, InterraIT's has world-class delivery centers in India & has a client-partner network spanning across the United States.