We are glad to announce the 8th edition of United Way Chennai’s annual flagship post-Budget discussion, Budget Meet 2019 – Election year budget: Are the obstacles behind us? to be held on Friday, 8th February, 6:30 pm onwards at The Leela PalaceChennai.

This is South-India’s biggest discussion of its kind and all funds raised through this event goes towards 4 mega development initiatives in Tamil Nadu –

  • Holistic intervention in schools
  • Early education at Anganwadi centres
  • Setting up of RO water plant
  • Support for people with disabilities

The keynote address in this edition will be delivered by  Shri. Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Former Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission of India  and Shri. Rajnish Kumar, Chairman, State Bank of India.

The panel discussion on the theme ‘Election year budget: Are the obstacles behind us? ‘ will have Mr.Rakesh Singh, Group Head- HDFC Bank as the moderator. The notable panelists are Mr.A.Balasubramanian, CEO – Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund, Mr.Navneet Munot, CIO, SBI Fund Management and Mr.Rahul Singh, CIO – Equities, Tata Asset Management Ltd.

We have the continued support of HDFC Bank  and HDFC Mutual Funds as our ‘Powered By’ sponsors and our ‘Knowledge Partner’ is ‘IIFL Investment Managers’.

The guests invited for the discussion include government bodies & officials, industrialists, financial professionals, business persons, resident Consul Generals, & individuals who are our generous donors.