PM Modi meets Fortune 500 CEOs in US

INVEfortceoAt a dinner moderated by Fortune editor Alan Murray in New York, PM Narendra Modi met 47 chief executives of Fortune 500 companies.

Among them were Citigroup Chairman Michael O’Neill, MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga, Boeing International President Marc Allen and Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn.

The PM invited the executives to “Make in India” which is a part of his initiative to make India a manufacturing hub for the world.

After the meeting Rupert Murdoch tweeted that he had a great hour with the PM who is the best leader with the best policies since independence, but also with a massive task to achieve in a most complex nation.

Speaking to the media India’s ambassador to the US Arun K Singh said the CEOs were upbeat about the interaction with the PM and appreciated the trend and direction in India.

Meanwhile US President Barack Obama will also meet with Mr Modi and discussions will include issues related to a climate conference where countries are asked to set emissions targets.