Mangaluru, Sep 30, 2020: Isaac Vas has been re-elected as the President of the Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) at its 80th Annual General meeting held on September 28. The Annual General Meeting was held by Video-Conferencing under the guidelines issued by Ministry of Corporate Affairs, with voting by remote e-voting which is a novel initiative and first one of its kind so far.
The Office Bearers elected include Shashidhar Pai Maroor as Vice-President, Nissar Fakeer Mohammed and CA Abdur Rahman Musba as the Secretaries and M. Ganesh Kamath as Treasurer.
All earlier Directors namely Nitte Yathiraj Shetty, B.A. Nazeer, Ananthesh V. Prabhu, Amith Ramachandra Acharya, Aditya Padmanabha Pai, P. B. Ahmed Mudassar and Ms. Athmika Subbaiah Amin and Divakar Pai Kochikar have been re-elected.
Further the General Body has elected four more new Directors to the Chamber namely CA. Nandagopal Shenoy, Anand G. Pai, Director of Bharath Beedies, Jeethan Allen Sequeira, Partner of Cargolinks and Ashith Balakrishna Hegde, Managing Director for Asia Pacific, Arkieva supply chain Technologies, USA.
In his address KCCI President Vas highlighted the achievements of the Chamber during the year which included the setting up of a world class Alternate Dispute Redressal Centre inaugurated by Supreme Court Judge Justice Abdul Nazeer in March 2020 for the benefit of the business community.