- Dr. Anant Sardeshmukh
Dr. Anant Sardeshmukh is the Director General of Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture, Pune. He works as the CEO and looks after overall management of the secretariat
He has a Masters degree in Labour Welfare and Industrial Relations, from Bombay Labour Institute and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the USA with special emphasis on Finance and Marketing. He has received Ph.D. from Pune University in Management and in the area of MSME.
- He has 30+ years experience in Corporate Finance, Project Finance, Non Banking Finance especially in Lease and Hire Purchase, Consumer Finance and Banking. His experience also extends to other areas such as General Management, Taxation, Accounts, Personnel Management and Industrial Relations. He has worked at senior positions for companies such as Bajaj Auto Finance Ltd., 20th Century Kinetic Finance Ltd., Deepak Nitrite Ltd., FDC Ltd. He is a trained Corporate and Management trainer and has been associated with many Institutions like Symbiosis Institute of Management, Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, MIT College of Insurance, and National Insurance Academy.
He is a Governing Council Member for various industrial bodies like the MSME Facilitation Council, Government of Maharashtra, State Level Committee on Standardization of Quality Systems, GOM, International Chamber of Commerce India, New Delhi. He is a Director on the Board of MKCL, Lean Manufacturing Cluster, MCCIA Electronic Cluster Foundation, White Goods cluster and Pune Restoration & Navigation Company. He is also a Member on the Planning & Monitoring Board of Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Gokhale Institute and Member on the Board of Studies in Liberal Arts, Legal & Moral Science & Social Science of IndSearch. He is a member of Local Managing Committee of Vishwakarma Institute of Management. He is also a member on ICC India Task Forces on ICC Commissions and member of Central Direct Taxes Advisory Committee. He is a member on Academic Advisory Board of MIT School of Management.
He is a recipient of “Top Management Consortium Excellence Award : 2014-15”, “ Praj Maha Intrapreneur Award 2013” and “MITCON Excellence Award 2009”.