Rakesh Biyani is the new president of the Mumbai-based Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI). Rakesh Biyani is Joint Managing Director at Future Retail Limited. CMAI had a long association with Rahul Mehta who is now the outgoing president.
Expressing his gratitude Rakesh Biyani says, “CMAI is the voice of the entire domestic industry and there is a tremendous scope of growth as the industry is going through a transformation at this juncture. The idea is to create an environment where the voice of smaller manufacturers is also heard by the policymakers for the growth of the entire industry.
Talking about his experience Rahul Mehta said “It has been a tremendous journey over the last 15 years as the President of CMAI. I have been privileged to lead such a prestigious association as well as working with a very committed team. I am sure Rakesh will do even a better job. I wish him all the best”.
Babubhai Ayar of Challenge Enterprises is also the new Vice President of CMAI along with Rajesh Masand.