The Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) on Friday appointed Sumant Sinha as Chairman of CII northern region for the year 2017-18. Also, Sanchit Jain was appointed as the deputy chairman of the same body.

Sumant Sinha is an advocate of solutions to climate change through business and public policy Sachit Jain is transformational leader at India’s one of the leading textile houses. The new incumbents were elected during the first meeting of the newly elected Regional Council members held in New Delhi on March 22.  

Sumant Sinha will head the CII Northern Region which comprises Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan and Union Territory Chandigarh.