Mr. Shrikar Dole, is an Ex Air Force Fighter pilot.
He did his Masters in Business Administration (MBA) majoring in International marketing, with further specialization in International Trade from CBI Netherlands.
From 1983 to 1997 he has worked in various capacities with private sector in International Marketing. He has been involved in establishing Division for International business for Import and Export as Manager and as advisor to the companies in Textiles, Chemicals and Engineering for successful International business.
Since 1997, he has worked with various Trade promotion organizations, he has been closely associated in various capacities in Policy formulations of India’s Foreign Trade Policies. He has also been member of various committees formed by Ministry of Commerce as well as Ministry of Finance.
He conceptualized and executed a unique Trade promotion platform to showcase the Indian engineering capabilities in North and South America. He also was the Chief Operating Officer of the first such facility in Chicago (USA). During this period he was involved in a number of successful Joint ventures and strategic partnerships. During his tenure in USA he has been speaker for promoting Indian business on various fora such Asia Society, Kellogg’s Institute and US India Business Council.
He was Joint Deputy Director General with Federation of Indian Exports Organizations, a body set up by Ministry of Commerce & Industry, as head of Western Region.
Now he is heads western India operations for European Business and Technology Center a project funded by the European Union to assist the Business & Research Community - in Europe and India - to work together towards generating new business opportunities in Clean Technology field.
SpecialtiesAbility to see the big picture, Understanding the current and future climate of the industry, understanding of competition that exists outside the normal bounds of one's industry are some of his core competencies.