24th April 2024


India’s First Do Tank linking Tech and Geopolitical Power

Nalin Kohli

Shri Kohli is the Chairman of Araina  Group of  companies with business interests in Information Technology, Defence and Clean Technologies. He is Chairman of Indiasoft- Globalsoft Committee of  Electronics & Software Export Promotion Council and a Member of  the  Governing Council of  Software Technologies Parks of  India (STPI). He is the  former  Chairman of  Electronics & Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) and had been a Member of the Prime Minister’s IT Task Force.  Mr. Kohli  is a Member of  the Governing Council, Foundation for Innovation & Technology Transfer of  the Indian Institute of  Technology, Delhi (FITT), Member Governing Council of  the National Design Incubators at Ahmedabad and Bangalore and is a Member of  Start-Up Steering Committee of Airport Authority of India (AAI).  Mr. Kohli is a Member of the Defence Procurement Committee set up under the Chairmanship of  Secretary, Micro, Small & Medium Industries, Government of  India, is a Member of the Institute of  Defence Studies & Analysis (IDSA) a New Delhi based think tank on Defence and Security. He is currently the Co-Chair of National MSME Council and the National Start-Up Council of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). He has over 40 years experience in Semiconductor and Electronic Hardware Manufacturing and in Software and Defence Industries.