24/09/2004 Bajaj Auto Limited
Rahul Bajaj, Co-Chairman, Commonwealth Business Council and Chairman and Managing Director, Bajaj Auto Limited, India closed the London market today after delivering a keynote speech at a joint London Stock Exchange and Commonwealth Business Council's "Helping Indian Companies to go global" seminar on 24 September 2004.
Bajaj Auto Ltd listed on the London Stock Exchange in November 1994 and is one of 17 Indian companies listed in London. Bajaj Auto specialise in the manufacture and sale of motorised two- and three-wheelers. The company is the largest scooter and two and three-wheeler manufacturer in India and the fourth-largest in the world.
The Commonwealth Business Council acts as a bridge for co-operation between business and government, concentrating on efforts to help remove barriers to trade, mobilise investment into Commonwealth countries, foster a good environment for business and investment, promote good practice in corporate governance and corporate citizenship, and facilitate the engagement of the private sector in information communication technology for development initiatives, especially in least developed countries.
Mr Bajaj was joined for the market close by Dr Mohan Kaul, Executive-Director of the Commonwealth Business Council and the event was hosted by Martin Graham, Director of Market Services, and James Woodley, Business Development Manager for India.