Overseas Infrastructure Alliance (India) Pvt. Ltd., India's leading global project development and management company, has been awarded the reputed IES Excellence Award by the Institute of Economic Studies (IES) for successfully implementing numerous mega infrastructure projects across Africa. Mr. V.P. Rustagi, Chief Executive Officer, Overseas Infrastructure Alliance (OIA) was presented the Udyog Rattan Award for his exemplary leadership.
Chief Guest, Shri VishnudeoSai, Hon'ble Minister for Steel & Mines, Government of India, handed over both these awards to Mr. Rustagi during the IES seminar on India's Current Economic Scenario, held at New Delhi held on July 21, 2015.
Present at the seminar were leaders and luminaries from the Indian legislature, private and public sectors across industries such as Mr. BhishmaNarain Singh, Hon'ble Former Union Minister and Governor of Tamil Nadu and Assam, Shri Kishan Kapoor, Hon'ble Minister of Industries, Government of Himachal Pradesh, Mr. Joginder Singh, former director of CBI, Mr. Ravikanth, CMD, Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO), Mr. S.P.S Bakshi, CMD, Engineering Project India Ltd, amongst others.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. V.P. Rustagi, Chief Executive Officer, Overseas Infrastructure Alliance (India) Pvt. Ltd. said, "We, at OIA, are delighted to be bestowed with these honours. These awards stand testimony to our sustained commitment to African development and strengthening bilateral economic relations between India and Africa, leading to the elevation of the Indian industry globally."
IES, a premier thinktankfocussed on economic development issues, affiliated with the Government of India, was established in 1980 by a group of leading economists, parliamentarians and industrialists.