Mastering the Market - India
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
(GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Virtual (Microsoft Teams)


The machine tool industry is the nuts and bolts of the manufacturing industry in India. Advancements in machine tool technology and innovation-driven by high demand are pushing the machine tool industry forward at a rapid pace and is the key to gaining an edge in this highly competitive market. Join us to learn about the opportunities and advancements in the India manufacturing market through the Mastering the Markets - India webinar on Tuesday, May 14 at 11:00 am ET.

Join the U.S. Commercial Service's Global Advanced Manufacturing Team to gain insight on three distinct markets throughout 2024!

This webinar series will feature country and industry experts, success stories, and key events in Germany, Mexico, and India. Our seasoned trade professionals will equip you with strategies to grow sales, mitigate risks, and lower costs in these top markets. U.S. Manufacturers will learn how to continue to position their firms in an ever-changing international environment, the importance of supply chains, and how to stay savvy in established markets.

The three part series will cover the following markets:

·      Germany - Tuesday, February 6th, 11:00am ET

·      Mexico - Tuesday, March 26th, 11:00am ET

·      India - Tuesday, May 14th, 11:00am ET

Each individual webinar is offered at a cost of $25 per attendee. For your convenience, we are offering the opportunity to attend all webinars at a reduced cost of $60 for the package. All webinars will be recorded, so registrants who cannot attend the live event will still receive a recording.

We invite you to explore the wide variety of events that we offer to help U.S. companies expand their global sales.


Carey Arun

Counselor for Commercial Affairs @ U.S. Commercial Service - Chennai, India

Carey has served as a Commercial Officer since 2017. Carey arrived summer 2022, as the Commercial Consul in Chennai, India where she leads a team of nine local specialists responsible for bilateral commercial affairs between Southern India and the United States.  Previously, Carey has served in Mexico, Washington, DC, and Baltimore, MD. Prior to joining the Commercial Service, Carey managed strategic programs for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), worked for Lockheed Martin in business development and program management, the U.S. Department of State, and the U.S. Navy.  Carey has a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Baltimore and holds two post graduate certificates, Multinational Financial Management from Thunderbird at Arizona State University, and the Mechanics of Project Finance from IFF & Middlesex University. Carey is fluent in English and Spanish.

Shantanu Sarkar

Commercial Specialist and Office Director @ U.S. Commercial Service, Kolkata

Shantanu joined U. S. Commercial Service in 2008 and is responsible for development of U.S. trade and business in 11 states in Eastern India- a region having a population of about 280 million. He has over 23 years of professional experience in marketing, business development, and operations. He has a science and business management educational background from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. He is part of several important commercial initiatives to support the emerging economic partnership between U.S. and India. Prior to joining U.S. Commercial Service, Shantanu worked in private sector industries with multinational companies having businesses in mining equipment, industrial automation equipment, oil & gas field equipment and certification services. He has wide experience in handling inbound trade missions, organizing U.S. pavilions at trade shows in India and abroad, and taking outbound business delegations to international trade shows. 

A N Chandramouli

Industry Consultant & CEO @ ANCM Management Consultants

Mr. A.N. Chandramouli established his own independent management consultancy, ANCM Management Consultants in 2017, where he coaches, advises, and mentors companies in Industrial IoT, experiential learning programs in Industry 4.0, as well as contributing to skill ventures and industry-academia interface.

He is a member of the Apex, Screening & Project Review & Monitoring Committee of the Government of India’s Samarth Udyog (Industry 4.0) initiative and Committee Chair of the Industry 4.0 program of Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce.

In his four decade long industrial career, he has held leadership positions in diverse industries such as machine tools, electrical, consumer durables and products, and automotive industries.  He is a Graduate in Mechanical Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Trichy and a Postgraduate in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.

Sunil David

Digital Technology Consultant

Sunil David is an Independent Digital Technology Consultant with 30 years of experience in the IT and Telecom Industry. He is currently enlisted as an Independent Consultant in the Manufacturing and Process Control Practice Area with Frost and Sullivan India, one of the US based top Global 10 Research, Consulting and Strategy firms. He also Consults an IOT and AI based Technology solutions firm, Flamenco Technologies in their Go to Market strategy, branding initiatives and building of their partner ecosystem. Flamenco Solutions addresses use cases around Connected Manufacturing, Digital Supply Chain and Technology Enabled Sustainability solutions. Sunil is also a Mentor to T-Hub (Telangana Hub), one of the largest startup incubators in India supporting some of the most innovative startups.

Sunil, an alumnus of Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies, Pune, spent almost 20 years with AT&T India, subsidiary of the U.S. based telecom giant AT&T Corp. In his last stint with AT&T, Sunil was the Regional Director – IOT (India and ASEAN). Sunil has had extensive experience in Business Strategy, Sales, Business Development and Alliance & Partnership building during his AT&T stint.