FINACT organised a farewell reception of His Excellency Mr Biren Nanda and Mrs Rukmini Nanda on Sunday, 18 January 2015. Prominent leaders and members of the Indian community participated in the event and shared their experience with the High Commissioner.
Mr Nanda was remembered as a man of vision and his initiatives will take the India – Australia relationships into a new era. His achievements on many issues were remembered particularly the Uranium deal signed as a landmark for Indian energy sector. A successful visit of Indian Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi to Australia and addressing both houses of the Australian Parliament, organising Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas in Sydney and created many more opportunities to promote business between both nations.