The Institute for Integrated Development of Minas Gerais, INVEST MINAS, the State’s investment promotion agency, responsible for coordination aimed at attracting investments to the state, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), designating Mr. Rakesh Gaur as “Brand Ambassador” for India. The document was signed by the CEO of INVEST MINAS, João Paulo Braga Santos, and by Rakesh Gaur CEO – SAE Towers & ED (Africa and CIS).
Mr. Rakesh Gaur, A seasoned professional in a career span of 38 years has been associated with development of Power, Railway and urban Infrastructure across the Globe. He also served as Co- Chairman, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) – Central Asia Committee, CII – Railway Equipment Division and as a committee member for BRICS for Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI). Currently a Board member of IBCC (India Brazil chamber of commerce).
The partnership, signed by the MoU, cites Rakesh Gaur, as a “Business development professional, with outstanding performance in the European and Latin American markets.” He is expected to participate in INVEST MINAS international agendas and missions in India and abroad.
Mr. Rakesh Gaur, an engaging Personality with his authentic connections, will surely add value to “INVEST MINAS” Mission and Vision which in turn collaborate in promoting to its clients and investors, as a potential destination for new businesses in the land of Minas Gerais.
SAE Towers (70 years) is one of the leading suppliers in the Americas of steel truss structures and hardware solutions used in the electrical transmission, Headquartered in the United States and with manufacturing units in Brazil and Mexico.
- While Leading SAE Towersin Betim, Minas Gerais Since Nov-21, Mr. Rakesh adapted himself quite well in the Brazilian working environment respecting the Brazilian culture and laws. Mr. Rakesh has a strong track record of successfully leading Business in Latin America.
- The combination of vast experience of Mr. Rakesh Gaur and SAE Towers establishment put themselves in a unique position to support Indian companies who intend to participate as a developer in the Field of Railways, Telecom, Solar etc. in Brazil and specially in Minas Gerais.
Minas Gerais is historically known for its mineral wealth. The state is currently a leader in strategic sectors such as solar energy, e-commerce, infrastructure, food & drink, and much more. State’s privileged geographical location, facilitating access to important regions of Brazil and the wider world. Within 800 kms of the capital 64% of the country’s GDP and 52% Population. Brazil’s second largest consumer market & 10.24% of the national market.
Source: INVEST MINAS- Press Release | Image Credit: INVEST MINAS