Lalit Gandhi

Mr. Lalit Gandhi

MACCIA President

Place : Kolhapur (Maharashtra)

DOB. : 23/09/1967

Education : B. Com, G.D.C.& A


President Message

Dear Member,

I'm eternally grateful & thank all of you for this magnificent opportunity to lead the 'Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture', the Apex body of the state, which has laid a firm foundation for the industrialization and Economic Development of Maharashtra.

The Maharashtra Chamber, founded by Patriot and Visionary Industrialist 'Sheth Walchand Hirachand', has a Glorious history of 95 years. The 'Maharashtra Chamber' a entitlement platform for small and medium-sized businesses as well as for Large scale industries in Maharashtra, in fact, Apart from Advocacy in Policy making and Ease of Doing Business, the Prime Motto of 'Maharashtra Chamber' is to provide Every entrepreneur with new business opportunities and to take them on the stocks.

I, determined to work with derived goal that every member of the Maharashtra Chamber will thrive, while accepting the Most Honored position as 'PRESIDENT', and that the Chamber will help everyone for Growing their business.

I assure you that through the overall Development of the State of Maharashtra, we all will work together to make India a Self-reliant Nation in every aspect.

Your Collaborator,
President Lalit Gandhi

Business Sector

Chairman & M. D.

Aadeshwar Farms & Agro LLP (Agro & Food Processing)

Chairman & M. D.

Shatrunjay Infrastructure

Chairman & M. D.

Shatrunjay Parks & Resorts Pvt. Ltd.

Chairman & M. D.

Lalit Gandhi & Associates

Positions in Organisational Sector of Trade & Industries

President - MACCIA

Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agro, Mumbai

President - WESMACH

Western Maharashtra Chamber of Com., Ind., Agro & Edu.

National Organizing Secretary - CAIT

Confederation of All India Traders, New Delhi

Executive Committee Member - (FICCI)

Federation Of Indian Chambers Of Comm.(Estd. 1927) Imm. Past President - Kolhapur Chamber of Commerce & Industries (KCCI) (Estd. 1983) President (Since 1996) - Rajarampuri Merchants Association, Kolhapur

Managing Committee Member - (ASSOCHAM)

The Associated Chamber of Commerce & Industries in India (Estd. 1920) New Delhi - The Knowledge Chamber of India

Managing Committee Member - (IMC)

Indian Merchants Chamber, Mumbai (Estd. 1906)

Participation in Prime Minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi's Delegation to Africa.

Participated in Hon’ble The Prime Minister of India Shri Narendraji Modi's Delegation During his visit to ‘Rawanda’ between 23th - 24th July, 2018

Participation in President of India Delegation

Participated in H. E. Hon’ble The President of India Shri Ramnathji Kovind's Delegation During his visit to ‘Greece’ between 19th June, 2018

Participated in H. E. Hon’ble The Then President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee’s Delegation During his visit to ‘Sweden’ between 31st May, 2015 to 05th June, 2015

Representation in Government Bodies

Member - CPCSEA- Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Govt. of India Nominee :

  • Shivaji University - Kolhapur
  • P. D. Agri. University - Akola
  • Marathwada Agri University - Parbhani
  • Govt. Medical College - Miraj
  • Krishna Medical College - Karad
  • Govt. Pharmacy College - Karad
  • S. P.Gogte College - Ratnagiri
  • J.J.Magdum College - Jaysingpur

International Participation Through Govt. Delegation

1993 - Tokyo - Osaka - Japan - Participation in Delegation to attend ‘Global Economic Summit’

2006 - Led Indian Delegation of 260 Chairmans of Co-op. Inst. of Participate, ‘ Asian Co-op. Summit’at Thailand

2006 - Newyork - USA - Participated in ‘Global Investors Summit’, California - USA - ‘ Participated in Global Co-op. Conference’

2007 - Dhaka - Bangladesh - Led Indian Delegation to Participate Asian Co-op. Summit

2008- Colombo - Srilanka - Led Indian Delegation to Participate Asian Co-op. Summit

2011 - Kathmandu - Nepal - Led Indian Delegation to Participate Asian Co-op. Summit

Founder Chief Patron - Jain International Trade Organisation (JITO)

Founder President - Mahaveer Education Society (Estd. 1991)

Having seven charitable schools in Maharashtra giving education to more than 4000 student.

Social Commitments in Co-op., Education & Charitable Organizations

President (Since 2006) - Naccfed India :

National Association of Co-op. Credit Societies & Federation in India - Delhi

President - Kolhapur District English Medium Schools Federation

President - S. P. C. A. Kolhapur

Awards & Recognitions

‘Bhagwan Mahaveer Ahinsa Award 2014’ for Contribution in Social & Educational Sector.

‘Jain Samaj Ratn Award 2015’ for Contribution in Social Sector.

“Sahakar Bhushan” National Award for Contribution in Co-operative Movement

‘Jivan Gaurav Puraskar’ By Planning Commission Member Dr. Narendra Jadhav for Contribution in Educational Sector