Sreekumar Nair

Sreekumar Nair

CEO - India

Sreekumar Nair is the CEO-India of Indiaspora. He joined Indiaspora in March 2022 and is
responsible for its India operations. Prior to this, he worked for 25 years in the International
Department of CII, India’s premier business association which works closely with government
on policy issues, and with the industry in enhancing efficiency and building competitiveness. As
CII’s Chief Relationship Officer – International, his scope of work encompassed charting issues
related to India’s economic relations, evaluating trends in trade and commerce and investment
linkages, strategizing the framework for bilateral business cooperation, keeping a strong watch
on evolving businesses, policy and political climate, writing papers on business strategy for the
Region, facilitating interaction with businesses, working closely with senior government
officials, think tanks, other business institutions, and anchoring strategy meetings with
stakeholders on a domestic and international scale. He has travelled extensively across the
world and has served as the CII representative in USA and Singapore. He has been to the World
Economic Forum Annual Meeting at Davos several times to organise business events and other
cultural activities in partnership with Government of India and industry stakeholders.

He is a sports enthusiast and is an avid badminton player and cyclist. His other passions include
music, reading, trekking, and closely following football (soccer), badminton and tennis
tournaments. He speaks English, Russian, Hindi and Malayalam (mother-tongue) fluently.