On 19th July 2014, the Indo-German Training Centre, Mumbai inaugurated the 5th Batch of the One-Year Executive Business Management Programme. 22 middle managers from various German and IGCC Member companies such as Alkem Laboratories, Aroma Ogranics, Baerlocher India Additives, BASF India, Batliboi International, Batliboi Limited, Bosch Limited, Enzal Chemical India, Evolute Solutions, Germanischer Lloyd SE, Jungheinrich Lift Truck India, N J Insurance Brokers, Siemens Limited, Sungard Global Services, Symphony Teleca India, Volkswagen Group Sales India and Volkswagen India have embarked on this journey of knowledge. The high performing managers come from diverse functional areas such as Textile Machinery, Corporate Communications, Product Management, Engineering Services, Exports, Fossil Power Generation, General Administration, Machine Tools Trading, Marketing, Sales and Marketing, Security Finance and Warranty, and possess diverse work experience ranging from 3 years to 30 years.
Ms. Radhieka R Mehta, Director IGTC along with Dr. Suhas Rane, Mr. S. M. Fakih, and Mr. Sagar Narsian, faculty at IGTC welcomed the participants and commended them on their decision to pursue the learning path, despite their hectic work schedules and setting aside personal and family time, for the next one year. Past EBMP participants spoke about how this programme has helped them evolve into better professionals. The 22 participants introduced themselves and highlighted their expectations from the programme.
Following the brief inaugural ceremony, the course commenced with a 2-day immersion and induction on the Principles of Management conducted by Mr. Sydney Prabhu, one of the most experienced faculty at IGTC.