In September 1979, Suresh Kumar was headhunted for treasurer’s role in a large Government of Dubai project. He came here to explore the opportunity, somewhat reluctantly, with strings attached to his previous job in India.
Kumar had made a name for himself as a versatile banker in India and in the UAE. (Supplied)
Meeting Sheikh Rashed
Despite being heavily involved in the growth of Emirates Bank Group over the years and overseeing its merger with NBD, Kumar’s entrepreneurial skills and senior management Indian connections were put to good use. (Supplied)
IBPC today is the only recognized representative organization of Indian businessmen and professionals in Dubai. (Supplied)