The Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India

"The Knowledge Chamber: Serving the Nation since 1920"

President

Balkrishan Goenka President, ASSOCHAM
Chairman, Welspun Group 
Mr.BalkrishanGoenka is one of India’s most dynamic business leaders and Chairman of the Welspun Group. Under his astute leadership, Welspun has grown exponentially, to become one of the most notableglobal corporates with over 26,000 employees and presence in more than 50 countries.
 
Mr. Goenka has been instrumental in building and shaping the future of Welspun Group - with a diversified portfolio of businesses spanning large diameter Line Pipes, Home Textiles, Infrastructure, Oil & Gas, Advanced Textiles and Floorings.
 
Today, Welspun Corp Ltd. Is amongstthe largest large diameter Line Pipe Company in the world; and Welspun India Ltd. is the world’s leading home textile manufacturer and supplier while Welspun Enterprises Ltd. has also emerged as one of the fastest growing infrastructure company in India.
 
Mr. Goenka has been recognized and awarded with multiple accolades for his diligent leadership and numerous achievements as an entrepreneur. He was nominated for Entrepreneur of the Year Award for two consecutive years in 2007 and 2008, and was honoured by the erstwhile Prime Minister of India for leading Welspun Corp as the Emerging Company of the Year Award in 2009, instituted by India's no. 1 business daily, The Economic Times.
 
Mr.Goenkahas also assumed the leadership of ASSOCHAM(Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry) as President (2018-2019), thereby playing a significant role in shaping up the Trade, Commerce and Industrial environment of India.