MSME CCII appoints Rusen Kumar as Special Executive Committee Member – CSR


Chhattisgarh based entrepreneur and CEO of India CSR Network, Rusen Kumar has been appointed as a Special Executive Committee Member (Corporate Social Responsibility) of MSME Chamber of Commerce and Industries of India (CCII).

He will join the leadership team and report to Indrajit Ghosh, Global Chairman, MSME Chamber of Commerce and Industries of India (CCII).

MSME CCII is the largest business chamber for the development of MSMEs in India. The chamber integrates MSMEs, larger businesses, banks, investors, policymakers, start-ups and enhances contacts and collaborations for better business growth.

In his role, he will be advising MSME – CCII board on Corporate Social Responsibility among its members. Kumar, a successful media entrepreneur, brings an understanding on governance, leadership development and strategic focus by serving for-profit and not-for-profit boards.

He is also a member of the Humanistic Management Network India Chapter and a director to Soul of Braj Federation, Vrindavan, Mathura.

Author of 5 books and having two decades of experience in branding, corporate marketing, digital communication, corporate communication, public relations and advertising, Kumar has worked with media and corporate.

His leadership accomplishments in social enterprise, planning and governance range from viable achievements in knowledge forum initiatives to advancement of corporate social responsibility issues in India. He has travelled the length and breadth of the country to understand and learn from the people and society. He has established prestigious forums on CSR, Sustainability and social issues.

Rusen Kumar, CEO, India CSR said, “I am excited to join MSME – CCII at this time when they are gearing up for the next phase of growth. I am really looking forward to contributing to the Chamber.”

“I believe that CSR when done right can have a positive net effect on the business itself especially in SMES.”, said Rusen Kumar

“In India, corporate sustainability & responsibility (CSR) is increasingly becoming the most critical marker of a company’s ability to be inclusive, responsible, and well-intentioned in its strategic intent.”, he added.

Indrajit Ghosh, Global Chairman, MSME – CCII said, “India continues to be an important market for the MSME. We are pleased to have Rusen Kumar as our executive member – Corporate Social Responsibility. His leadership will help the Chamber in strategic CSR for the growth of MSME in our country.”

Indrajit Ghosh recently awarded the Top 101 personalities who inspired the World at Global Book of Earth.

Under the able leadership of Shri Ghosh, MSMECCII Chamber is having all relevant members Globally in various fields to guide the Chamber to grow fast.

Shri Ghosh is a Mechanical Engineer with MBA with 32 years of rich experiences in Plastics, Packaging, 8 years in food & beverages, Grains & Oils and travelled more than 40 countries very vigorously with strong global networking. Dubai is just like a second home, more than 35 times. He has worked 10 years in Sintex Packaging Joint Industries Limited & 14 years in Uflex Limited.