U K Sinha, Chairman, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) will be inaugurating CII’s Mutual Fund Summit 2013, the 9th edition national summit in financial capital of India – in Mumbai on 26th June. CII’s Mutual Fund Summit 2013 will focus on increasing the depth of the markets, while aligning the interest of all the stakeholders in the industry i.e. the AMCs, the distributor and the investor. Changing regulations, evolving distribution models, investor education and understanding the need of the small investor will form an integral part of the discussion thereby creating a roadmap for the mutual fund industry.
CII Mutual Fund Summit is being organized under the Chairmanship of Mr A Balasubramanian, CEO, Birla Sun Life Asset Management Co. Ltd. with the theme of ‘Indian Mutual Fund Industry: Unearthing the Growth Potential in Untapped Markets’
CII Mutual Fund Summit Chairman Mr A Balasubramanian & CEO, Birla Sun Life Asset Management said that “It is the need of the hour to accelerate the growth of the industry through a wider participation of cities across the country and make the Indian Mutual Fund Industry a strong force in the Indian Capital Market”.
The Summit would cover a wide range of topics of interest to stakeholders in the industry, including: Re-Engineering the Business Model in an Evolving Distribution Landscape’, Planning the Future for Retail Customer, Revival of the Indian Capital Market for Retail Customer’ The Leading global and industry players will also participate in an exclusive: Indian CEOs’ Thinktank Panel Discussion: ‘Expansion of the Indian Mutual Fund Industry under the Changing Regulations’ and Overseas Thinktank Panel Discussion: ‘Changing Regulatory Landscape: India and Global Markets’.
CII - PwC Report titled, 'Indian Mutual Fund Industry: Unearthing the Growth Potential in Untapped Markets' will be release at the Summit.
CII Mutual Fund Summit 2013 will also be addressed by eminent speakers : S Raman, Whole Time Member, SEBI , S V Murali Dhar Rao, Executive Director, SEBI , Y M Deosthalee, Chairman and Managing Director, L&T Finance Holdings Ltd., Milind Barve, Managing Director, HDFC Asset Management Co. Ltd, R Mukundan, Chairman, CII Western Region , Pankaj Razdan, Deputy Chief Executive Officer - Group Financial Services, Aditya Birla Management Corporation Ltd., Sandesh Kirkire, Chief Executive Officer, Kotak Mahindra Asset Management , Ved Prakash Chaturvedi, Chief Executive (Capital Market and Investment Management Group), L&T Finance Holdings , Sundeep Sikka, President and Chief Executive Officer, Reliance Capital Asset Management, Nimesh Shah, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, ICICI Prudential Asset Management, Ashu Suyash, Managing Director & Country Head, L&T Mutual Fund, Deepak Kumar Chatterjee, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, SBI Funds Management, Jaideep Bhattacharya, Managing Director, Baroda Pioneer Asset Management, Puneet Chaddha, Chief Executive Officer, HSBC Asset Management (India), H N Sinor, Chief Executive, Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI), Rajiv Bajaj, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Bajaj Capital, V Ganesh, Chief Executive Officer, Karvy Computershare Pvt. Ltd, Shridhar Iyer, Chief Executive Officer, Sundaram BNP Paribas Fund Services, N K Prasad, President and Chief Executive Officer, Computer Age Management Services, Gautam Mehra, Executive Director - Tax and Regulatory Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Jignesh Desai, Joint Managing Director, NJ India Invest, Mark Rogers, Vice President, International Distribution , (Wealth Products)Sun Life Financial, US , Ned A Burmeister , Senior Vice President, Principal Financial Group and Chief Operating Officer, Principal International, Uma Shashikant , Managing Director, Centre for Investment Education and Learning, Manish Tiwary, Executive Director - Sales and Customer Development, Hindustan Unilever, Amar Pandit, Chief Executive Officer, My Financial Advisor, Mahadevan Veeramony, Director, Wealth Advisors (India) and Vivek Prasad, Partner, Price Waterhouse
This national initiative has received support from U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) as the Global Industry Partner and international associations like Association Française de la Gestion financière (AFG) and Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI). The Summit is also supported by Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI), Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd. (BSE), Central Depository Services (India) Ltd. (CDSL), Financial Intermediaries Association of India (FIAI), Foundation of Independent Financial Advisors (FIFA), National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) and National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE).