|The Confederation of Indian Industry felicitates R S Sharma, CMD, ONGC|
12 May, 2010
Mr. R S Sharma, CMD, ONGC and Chairman, CII Apex Council of Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs) was felicitated by CII in New Delhi on May 11, 2010. Mr. Sharma was recognized for his outstanding contribution to the cause of PSEs. Despite his commitments to the largest PSE of India, Mr. Sharma has always been keen to address issues related to the Indian industry especially the Public Sector.
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), India’s premier business association, is a mammoth conglomerate of more than 90,000 companies. Working closely with the Govt. of India on various policy issues, expanding business opportunities through specialized services and global linkages, it plays a key role in shaping India’s development process.
The CII caters and coordinates its services primarily through its five regional councils, while 25 various Councils, headed by eminent industry stalwarts and 55 different committees address various sectoral industry agenda.
Mr. R S Sharma receiving the CII Award for outstanding contribution to CII for the year 2009-10 from Mr. Nandan Nilekani, Chairman, UIDAI in presence of Senior Executives of CII.
CII Apex Council for Public Sector Enterprises is one of those 25 councils, which addresses various issues related to the Public Sector Enterprises of India. CMD, ONGC Mr. R S Sharma is Chairing this council since February, 2008. This Apex Council on PSEs has four Sub-Committees to address the issues like HR-Strategy in PSEs, image make-over of PSEs, Public-Private-Partnership and Sustainable Development which are also headed by CMDs of four other PSEs.
On May 11, 2010, the CII organised an Interactive Session with Shri Nandan Nilekani, Chairman, Unique Identification Development Authority of India in New Delhi. CII took this opportunity to felicitate their seven star performers who have immensely contributed to the cause of Indian industry.
ONGC CMD Mr. R S Sharma, one of those seven outstanding performers, received the trophy from Mr. Nandan Nilekani in presence of Mr. Venu Srinivasan, Past-President, CII; Mr. Hari Bhartia, new President, CII; Mr. Chandrajit Banerjee, DG, CII and other eminent personalities of Indian industry. The citation for Mr. Sharma mentioned about his exemplary leadership that has brought number of initiatives in the Apex Council for PSEs catalyzing meaningful changes in various fronts, especially HR strategies, image make-over and sustainability.