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In Davos, Indian-origin CEOs of Nokia, Novartis & Deloitte dine with Trump

Trump had invited 15 top European CEOs to discuss business and encourage them to invest in the US as part of his efforts to strengthen the American economy

Press Trust of India  |  Washington 

US President Donald Trump waves to journalists as he arrives during the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. (Photo: AP/PTI)
US President Donald Trump waves to journalists as he arrives during the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. (Photo: AP/PTI)

President Donald Trump's dinner with a European business delegation in Davos on the sidelines of the meeting was attended by three Indian-origin CEOs. They included from Novartis, from and from Narasimhan was named CEO in September 2017. Singaporean citizen Suri is now based in Finland.

He is the student of Manipal Institute of Technology. Rohtak-born has been CEO of Deloitt since June 2015. Trump, in all, had invited 15 top European CEOs to discuss business and encourage them to invest in the US as part of his efforts to strengthen the American economy. During the dinner, he spoke about the thriving US economy - crediting his tax policies, deregulation and his role as a cheerleader for American business. The American delegation was attended by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielson, Security Advisor H R McMaster and Dire of the Economic Council Gary Cohen.

First Published: Sat, January 27 2018. 01:43 IST
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