Richard Rekhy, CEO of KPMG India and Sanjeev Sanyal, Global Strategist & Managing Director, Deutsche Bank gave a briefing to Asia House corporate members about Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first full year Union Budget and whether it met expectations. This was followed by a roundtable discussion held under the Chatham House Rule. The perceived strengths and weaknesses of the Budget were discussed, as well as India’s relationship with the UK and how Modi’s reform agenda was progressing. The event was held in partnership with KPMG.
Asia House corporate members in attendance included Arup, Howard Kennedy, HSBC, Kroll, Linklaters, McKinsey, PA Consulting, Prudential and Standard Chartered.
Juzhong Zhuang, Deputy Chief Economist at the Asian Development Bank, will unveil the findings of the Asian Development Outlook 2015, ADB’s flagship economic publication, on 25 March at Asia House. The report provides a comprehensive analysis of macroeconomic issues in developing Asia, with growth projections by country and region. For more information click here.