It is imperative that small businesses and traders move away from a reliance on informal lending where a high cost of capital creates serious impediments to growth, job creation and overall economic stability.
Role: BC. Bhartia, National President of CAIT, First generation member of the founding family of Bhartia Group of Enterprises.
Location: Nagpur, Maharashtra - India
About: Mr. BC Bhartia is the National President of CAIT. He is a Chartered Accountant, Industrialist and Capital Markets Professional in Maharashtra, and leads the CAIT Research and Trade Development Society. He also manages Bhartia Group of Enterprises in Nagpur, which is a fast-growing import, export, manufacturing and trading house in central India. Mr. Bhartia is passionate about educating SMEs to help them improve their business practices, incorporate digital tools and technology into their business operations and improve their performance.
Click here to read an interview with Mr. Bhartia in which he talks about the work he does, what he believes are the biggest challenges for SMEs and how the partnership between CAIT and CreditEnable will be beneficial for the SME ecosystem in India.