Electronic Industries Association of India (ELCINA) has elected Pankaj Gulati of Continental Device India Ltd. (CDIL) as the President for FY2017-18.
Pankaj Gulati is the Executive Vice President and COO, CDIL, a company that pioneered the manufacturing of silicon semiconductor chips and devices in India in 1964. Since then, it launched its Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) division (Deltron) in 1982 and is now venturing into the manufacturing of LED lighting luminaries (Dynel Lights).
The other ELCINA office bearers elected for FY2017-18 includes – Amrit Manwani of Sahasra Electronics as the Senior Vice President, Paresh Vasani of Circuit Systems as Vice President, Vijay Gujrathi of EOS Power as Honorary Secretary, Rajiv Venkatraman of PEC Manufacturing Company as Joint Honorary Secretary and Sanjay Aggarwal of Globe Capacitors as the Treasurer.
The AGM was followed by the 42nd edition of the ELCINA Annual Awards Ceremony in which the Association recognises excellence in electronics manufacturing and services to encourage the industry. ELCINA has been presenting these Awards for over four decades and these are widely regarded as one of the most respected recognitions in the industry. The awards were supported by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India and eminent technology industry leaders who participated as Award Committee members.