Capt. Avinash Batra, President of The Council of EU Chambers of Commerce in India hosted farewell dinner in honour of Dr Benno Lueke, Vice President EU Chamber.


The farewell dinner was attended by the Governing Board members along with their spouses and other invitees.  Board Members who attended were Mr Girish Ramachandran, Mr R Mukundan, Mr Dinesh Lal, Mr Joiel Akilan, Mr Ashok Barat, Mrs Neera Saggi, Mr Bernhard Steinruecke, Mr M Y Noorani and Mr P D Samudra .

Capt. Avinash Batra welcomed all present and said it is a bitter-sweet occasion for all of us to say goodbye to Dr. Benno Lueke. He briefly talked about his association with CEUCCI for past five years.

He said Dr Lueke has been a source of inspiration with his positive attitude and NEVER SAY NO attitude towards new and challenging ideas and activities which have made us achieve the targets and take the Organization in the right direction.

He also briefly mentioned about Dr. Lueke achievements as Managing Director of Uhde India Private Ltd.

He sincerely expressed his gratitude towards Dr Lueke in discharging the duties and responsibilities in all these years as Vice President and he wished him and his family a very happy and healthy life. He also congratulated him for his new assignment as CEO Operation Unit Base Chemicals / Oil & Gas, ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions AG in Germany.

Dr Lueke thanked Capt Avinash Batra for organizing a farewell dinner in his honour along with his wife.

Dr Lueke gave the background of his association with CEUCCI and how he became the part of  governing board. He said he enjoyed his tenure as governing board member and Vice President for all these years.

He placed on record his sincere thanks to all board members.

He also said he hope to see EU Chamber having more European representation in its board.