NEW DELHI : Indian Private Ports & Terminals Association (IPPTA) has reconstituted its Managing Committee on the occasion of its 20th annual general meeting (AGM) held on 19th May, 2022.
DP World’s Kevin D’Souza has been elected as the new President and Devki Nandan from JWS Infrastructure as the Vice President. Manish Gupta from JSW Infrastructure is new Secretary, while C. Sateesh Kumar from Vedanta became the new Treasurer.
In the AGM, IPPTA also acknowledged the valuable contributions made by the outgoing Management Committee headed by Mr. Ragam Kishore of Vizag Sea Port Limited (VSPL).
IPPTA is the apex body that represents the interests of the private ports and PPP terminals in India. IPPTA represents the views of its members to Government, regulatory bodies, other industry associations and stakeholders. Its members include prominent national and international players who brought in substantial investments, state-of-the-art technology, and international best practices to the Indian port sector. IPPTA has been playing a prominent role in assisting the Government in the formulation and implementation of policies relating to private sector participation in port sector.
IPPTA works with all stakeholders to identify ways in which the industry may best serve the interests of India’s fast-growing economy and to ensure that private ports and terminals play a major role in developing the country’s port and logistics policies.