L&T's A.M. Naik appointed as Chairman of NSDC
A.M. Naik, Chairman of engineering and construction major Larsen and Toubro’s (L&T’s) group, has been appointed as Chairman of the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC). With Naik’s experience and leadership, the Skills Mission will help achieve scale and bring in a larger industry connect.
Dharmendra Pradhan, Skills Minister, said, "His standing in the community of industrial leaders will strongly enhance the industry connect. His vast experience will take NSDC to greater heights."
"I’m confident that this organization under his leadership, apart from its engagement in executing skilling modules, should also be a think tank providing direction and necessary guidance for creating demand-based skilling ecosystem in the country," he added.
Naik said in a statement, "NSDC has developed a unique model combining skill development with strong industry partnerships. I’m pleased with this opportunity to contribute towards our common vision of high skill, a high value-added economy that offers the opportunity to all."