PM Modi to Chair Virtual Global Investor Roundtable on November 5

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 5 will chair the Virtual Global Investor Roundtable (VGIR) that will provide an opportunity to leading global investors and Indian business leaders to engage and deliberate with senior policy makers on how to further accelerate the growth of international investments in the country. The event will be attended by top industrialists and business leaders such as Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani, Ratan Tata, Infosys co-founder and chairman Nandan Nilekani, and HDFC Bank’s Deepak Parekh.

The Roundtable is being organized by the Union Ministry of Finance and National Investment & Infrastructure Fund. VGIR 2020 will focus on discussions aimed around India’s economic and investment outlook, structural reforms and the government’s vision for the path to a $5 trillion economy. 

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das and other dignitaries will also be present on the occasion. The roundtable will witness participation from 20 of the world’s largest pension and sovereign wealth funds with a total assets under management of about USD 6 trillion, the PMO said.