‘India at 70; is the best yet to come?’

David Stringer-Lamarre, within his role as Chairman of the Institute of Directors, City of London was pleased to attend this 11th Annual India Seminar in the Guildhall, London.

Keynote Speaker: H.E. Mr Yash Sinha, High Commissioner of India to the UK

Event Chairman: Deepak N. Lalwani OBE, Lalcap Ltd


  • Lord Bilimoria CBE, DL, House of Lords, Chairman, Cobra Beer Partnership Limited, Chancellor of the University of Birmingham
  • Robin Griffiths, Chief Technical Strategist, ECU Group
  • Shankar Narayanan, Vice President and Country Head for TCS, UK & Ireland
  • Adam Roberts, Ex- South Asia Bureau Chief, New Delhi, The Economist

The seminar included an

  • update on Indian politics
  • economy and pace of reforms p
  • roblems and promises of fast-growing India and how it might reach its full potential
  • how is technology and digitalisation transforming India?
  • the Indian consumer: how demographics is driving economic growth Indian financial markets: A bull market ahead? Drivers and risks