Mumbai, Maharashtra, India:Future Hind Group successfully hosted its annual INDIA GRC FORUM, under the theme “Enabling GRC Excellence for Accelerated Sustainable Growth”, on 26th April 2013 at the JW Marriott, Mumbai. The event was hosted in association with Security Weaver Software (GOLD Partner), Nevales Networks (SILVER Partner), Lexplosion (Keynote Partner), Lex Witness (Official Magazine Partner), Business Wire India (Official News Distribution Partner) and allaboutrisk.com (Media Partner). The gathering was attended by CFOs, CROs, Managing Directors, CEOs, VP Internal Audit, Senior In-House Legal Counsels, General Counsels, Director/GM/Head Legal and Company Secretaries from cross industry verticals across India.
The welcome address was made by Mr. Rajeev Wagle, Managing Director of Kuoni Travel India; Rajeev, a former CFO – shared various insights and thoughts from his vast experience.
Inaugural Keynote Session: “Risk Management oriented approach for Capital and Money Market transactions.” Dr. Paritosh Basu, Group Controller, Essar Group presenting the inaugural keynote on Risk management approach.
Mr. Rajeev Wagle, Managing Director of Kuoni Travel India Chairing the panel discussion on “Governance, Risk and Compliance: A Vision for the Future”. Panelists include: (L to R) Vishwanath Seshadri, Group CRO, Gammon India; K. Ramchander, CFO, BNP Paribas; Pradeep Parakh, Group President GRC & Company Secretary, Bajaj Hindusthan and Mithlesh Satija, CRO, Punj Lloyd.
Terry Hirsch, CEO, Security Weaver Software – spoke on “Benefits of Automating Compliance”. Terry provided solutions with real live examples and addressed certain issues which were an eye opener for many participants.
Panel discussion on “Aligning GRC for Business Value: From Strategy to Operation” – Moderated by Indranil Choudhury, CEO, Lexplosion (Extreme Right); Panelists (L to R) Sajal Gupta, CFO, AMW Motors; Brijgopal R. Jaju, Director & CFO, Welspun Corp.; Parag Deodhar, CRO & CISO, Bharti AXA General Insurance. Other topics addressed were the “Global Economy and Risk Management in the face of Continued Economic under performance”, presented by Raqjarathnam Kannan, Head CPM, Hinduja Group.
The conclave was attended by Senior GRC decision makers such as Rajeev Wagle, Managing Director, Kuoni Travel India; Dr. Paritosh Basu, Group Controller, Essar Group; B.R.Jaju, Director & CFO, Welspun Corp; CRO, Essar Group; CFO, Agility Logistics; CFO, BNP Paribas; Head Audit, ING Vysya Life Insurance; GM Finance, TATA Housing; CFO, Johnson Control; CS, Radhakrishna Foods and many more…
What the attendees said about the forum:
“The preparation of the event was excellent with all topics and speakers carefully planned and selected. The day provided exactly what I wanted. Very well organized and executed. Well Done!”
– Group President GRC & CS, Bajaj Hindusthan
“This is an appropriate forum to get insight of your actions or inactions as a professional, with the help of expert diagnosis of GRC requirements from the Business Perspective.”
– GM Legal & CS, Cummins India.
“The event has given a good insight on the best practices adopted by the companies in India.”
– Manager – Finance, TATA Housing Development
“Future Hind GRC Forum 2013 was very enlightening; it gave me the opportunity to listen to the perspective and practices of the industry leaders from various industries of India Inc.”
– Admin Officer (Legal), National Insurance Company
“Very well organized and gave me various inputs relating to GRC”
– GM, Finance & Accts., Shreyas Shipping & Logistics
“Professional; Varied Topics; Well Done!” – Head Audit, ING Vysya Life Insurance
“It was a topical event, very relevant to the present economic conditions” – Head CPM, Hinduja Group
“A-La Excellent” – GM Corporate & Company Secretary, TATA Services
“Very well organized and well conducted with good format” – Head Legal & CS, AMW Motors
About Security Weaver
Security Weaver is a leading provider of application controls management software for use with SAP applications. Security Weaver solutions are globally recognized for leading performance, scalability, ease of installation and ease of use.
Security Weaver offers one of the most robust and proven segregation of duties rule sets in the world, but doesn't stop there. Security Weaver also offers time saving automation, real-time process monitoring controls, full user provisioning, audit-able mitigation processes, automated license management optimization, transaction and audit analytics, and a rich reporting environment. Furthermore, Security Weaver understands that every compliance project is unique so they provide an array of services and rapid custom development options Organizations throughout the world are using Security Weaver to provide a robust application controls framework for use with SAP applications while providing management, business, finance, IT and audit with the tools and visibility they need to reduce the risk of fraud and ensure compliance.
For more information, visit www.securityweaver.com
Nevales Networks offers Small and Medium Businesses a secure environment to conduct their business on a ‘Pay As You Use’ model. This secure platform is delivered over the Internet and is free from licensing, scalability and maintenance hassles, providing the best value for money and allowing SMBs to focus on their core businesses.
Nevales manages security, connectivity and enables cloud applications to businesses with 1-400 employees. The Nevales platform is a combination of an “On premise Security Gateway Device” and “Cloud Services”. Nevales gateway device integrates several crucial security features such as Firewall, VPN, Intrusion Detection Service, Anti-Virus, Anti-Spam, Web Filtering, Spyware Guarding, Access Management, Bandwidth Management, Policy Management, Load balancing and Fail-over and Efficient Reporting in a single management platform.
Nevales was featured as Techcircle’s Top 10 emerging Indian SaaS companies to watch out for in 2012 and “Nasscom Emerge 50” company for 2011. Recently Nevales was also featured as one of the Top 50 Emerging Technology firms by Channelworld India.
For more information, visit www.nevales.com
Lexplosion is a leading legal and compliance management product and services provider. Born out of personal experiences of its promoters, all former in-house counsels, Lexplosion’s innovative products and solutions have caught the attention of in-house legal & compliance teams across India. In 2012, Lexplosion launched Komrisk, its innovative and feature rich regulatory content-based Compliance Management software. Komrisk, which comes pre-loaded with applicable compliances, generates compliance alerts; sends escalation mails; does compliance analysis; creates customized dashboards and also provides compliance updates. Lexplosion has been acknowledged and rewarded by some of the leading industry associations, media houses and global consulting firms for its impeccable service record and growth trajectory. In the recent round of funding, Lexplosion has received investment from Mr. Pramod Bhasin, India’s leading business icon and former President and CEO of Genpact Ltd.
For more information, visit www.lexplosion.in
About Future Hind Group
Futurehind is a business support company.
At Futurehind we understand the immediate need and support for futuristic ideas and knowledge in the emerging markets. To garner this basic issue, Futurehind provides specialised expertise by conceptualising and producing tailor made solutions and content by designing unique B2B platforms that would provide new business opportunities and business solutions to our clients.
We use the innovative fusion of knowledge and business through research and analysis to create unique platforms that would Make a Difference. We work with every client to research, analyse and interpret the business within the context of their individual role. Our experience, skill, creative vision and commercial drive have built a portfolio of successful international brands. The kind of brands that ensure your world class brand gets maximum value from a global stage.
For more information, visit www.futurehind.com
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Vijayraj M Amin, Senior Vice President – Sales & Marketing, Future Hind Group, +91 8898002800