MCCIA-Pune 2018


The seminar was organised by Octagona India in collaboration with Italian Trade Commission (ICE) and Mumbai and Mahratta Chamber of commerce, Industry & Agriculture (MCCIA), Pune on 12th of October 2018. The aim of the seminar was to promote Italy as an investment destination. The objective of this event is to encourage Indian companies to collaborate, acquire and invest in Italy. Apart from top industry leaders of Pune, companies specialised in M&As were invited to boost interaction and business among the participants.

The event was attended by approximately 50 individuals from 35 companies which included manufacturing & Engineering companies, Management & financial consultants from Pune, Mumbai and Chennai. The focus of the presentation was on the business environment in Italy, business culture, the scope for different sectors in Italy, Italy as a gateway to Europe, and the outlook of Italian companies towards doing business in India among other topics.

For Octagona presentation was done by Alessandro Fichera, Managing Director of Octagona Group, as a speaker; the other speakers were Fabrizio Giustarini (ICE, Trade Commissioner in Mumbai), Antonio Strafallaci (Managing Director of OLCI Engineering Pvt. Ltd.) The programme was concluded with a Q&A session, followed by a vote of thanks from MCCIA and dinner hosted by Octagona India.